The 23-year-old son of Bernie Madoff’s account is said to have committed suicide in his apartment in Ohio.

David Friehling’s son, Jeremy, was found dead in his Columbus apartment on Thursday.  Authorities said he died from a single gunshot wound to the head.

Reports say friends called 911 when Friehling began posting disturbing comments on his Facebook page.  When police arrived at his apartment, Friehling, who was a medical student at Ohio State University, was already dead.

In 2009, Friehling’s father, David, admitted to rubber stamping fraudulent audits that facilitated Madoff’s Ponzi scheme.

The senior Friehling, who maintained he was unaware of Madoff’s $65 billion scheme, has been cooperating with authorities and has already forfeited $3 million he earned by working for Madoff, who is serving 150 years for his decades-long crime.

How many more suicides before Bernie takes his own life?

In 2010, Bernie’s son Mark committed suicide in his Manhattan apartment on the second anniversary of his father’s arrest, and let’s not forget all those innocent people who took their own lives after losing EVERYTHING in Madoff’s scheme.

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