Bethenny Frankel's boyfriend found dead in Trump Tower

Posted August 11, 2018

Unfortunately, the NYC banker lost consciousness before the medication was able to kick in. However, Aja Worthy-Davis, a spokeswoman for the New York Medical Examiner's Office, told USA TODAY that her agency is investigating the death of a man believed to be Shields, adding that it would release the cause and manner of his death once the autopsy has been completed.

Bethenny Frankel is mourning the loss of her on-again, off-again boyfriend, Dennis Shields.

An emergency medical service team pronounced Shields dead at the scene.

The Real Housewives of NY star Bethenny Frankel's boyfriend Dennis Shields died at his apartment in Trump Tower this morning.

The New York Post reported that Shields' assistant found his boss unconscious at 9 a.m. and called 911 while using Narcan in an attempt to revive the business mogul. "His spirit lives on in our children".

She spoke about her relationship with Shields, who she met 30 years ago, to People magazine in May.

As for Radziwill, she appeared on six seasons of RHONY and left the show in July to go back to journalism and producing. Shields and Frankel began dating in 2016, just after Frankel's divorce from second husband Jason Hoppy was finalized. "It's awful. She's known him for over 20 years", the insider says.

According to reports, while some of the residents only learned on the blaze on television, Shields got a personal call from former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen telling him to get out.

She called her relationship with Shields, a NY banker, complicated during an interview with Steve Harvey in May. She explained that if they weren't "being teammates and it's not working, and one man is down, then the other man is down". has contacted a representative for Bethenny Frankel asking for comment.