Bendik's death was confirmed by Tobin's publicist, Emily Yomtobian, who had no additional information to share with The Times on Friday morning.
Police were called to Philadelphia's Hotel Monaco early Thursday afternoon and pronounced a man dead a few minutes after arrival, law enforcement told the Associated Press.
Bendik, 31, was a nightclub entrepreneur and
Unfortunately, Bendik's death eerily echoes that of
Tobin's manager, Ricky Rollins, told the AP on Friday that "with respect to both the Bendik and Tobin families, there is no comment at this time."
On Wednesday, Bendik had posted a lovely shot of Tobin on his Instagram, captioning it simply "#WCW" -- "woman crush Wednesday."