Celebrity fashion designer Michele Savoia has been found dead in the Hudson River, reports TMZ.
This is a breaking story so please stay tuned for updates.
Here’s what we know so far:
1. He Lived on the River
His body was found floating near his houseboat around Pier 59 in Manhattan. According to The Daily News, Savoia lived on a yacht near 12th avenue in Manhattan.
2. Foul Play is Not Suspected
Foul play is not suspected but an autopsy will determine the cause of death.
3. Savoia Was Last Seen With Paris Hilton
He was last seen at the Marquee Nightclub on at around 4 a.m. on Thursday. Savoia had been missing since then.
4. He Called the World a ‘Mess’ in 2011
In 2011 he called the world a “mess.” Saying in a interview, “In the art deco era, everything was sexy…seductive….beautiful. You know where you were. Right now the world is a bit of a mish-mash…a mess.”
5. He Worked With A-Listers
During his illustrious career, Savoia designed suits for Robert De Niro and Ricky Martin.