Police confirm Gaydar co-founder’s death

Henry Badenhorst plummeted 23 floors to his death at the Michelangelo Towers in Sandton on Saturday.

FILE: Henry Badenhorst. Picture: @Gaydar.

JOHANNESBURG - Gauteng police have confirmed the death of the co-founder of gay dating site Gaydar.

Henry Badenhorst plummeted 23 floors to his death at the Michelangelo Towers in Sandton on Saturday.

The 51-year-old is believed to have checked into the towers for one night on Friday and allegedly jumped to his death the following morning.

The police's Mathapelo Peters said: “Police can confirm that a 51-year-old male jumped to his death from the 23rd floor of Michelangelo Towers. The man was certified dead on the scene by paramedics.”