Last week, Joseph Cerniglia, a restaurant owner and former contestant of “Kitchen Nightmares” reality show committed suicide by jumping from the George Washington Bridge in New York City. Joseph Cerniglia suicide mystery now turns with news about his affair with a 27-year-old pastry chef, Jessica Marotta.
Joseph Cerniglia was a chef and restaurant owner. He also featured in season one of Gordon Ramsay’s “Kitchen Nightmares” reality show. Yet it is not clear the reason behind the Joseph’s suicide. He killed his own life through jumping off the George Washington Bridge. His body was found floating in the Hudson River on September 24. Then the NYPD is conducting an open investigation.
Joseph’s death was being a story as he was the second person to show on a Gordon Ramsay show to kill him. A chef from “Hell’s Kitchen” Season 2, Rachel Brown had also committed suicide three years earlier. Some had speculated that his role on the reality TV show could have put in to his death. Gordon Ramsay is famous for being additional vicious to his guests on his shows. He also helped him to get his restaurant out of debt and back on its feet.
According to reports, 39-year-old Cerniglia was dating with Marotta for a very short period of time, and the couple was also in love. Mother of Marotta has said that her daughter was shocked by the death. Joseph Marotta started an affair with Jessica Marotta when he was separated from his wife, Melissa and three children.
Both parties’ close sources said that they made no attempt to hide their affair, and that it seemed faisrly clear “by the way that they interacted with each other.”
The information regarding the affair has gone public, it will be remarkable to observe what Cerniglia’s wife has to say about the situation now that.
Extremely, Joseph was allegedly distressed over the fact that getting concerned with Jessica tore apart his marriage and his family of three children. He was separated from his wife and kids. His own mother reports that he and Marotta were very much in love.
Reports stated that he may have taken his own life because of insensitive criticism given by celebrity chef, Gordon Ramsay, about the state of his restaurant business.
Gordon Ramsay reacted on his death by saying, “Joe was a brilliant chef, and our thoughts go out to his family, friends and staff.”
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