With police at the door of their hotel room, two men suspected in the murder of a Texas coed jumped to their deaths from the 12th floor of the posh La Mondrian Hotel, authorities said.

The two were suspects in the brutal murder of Tiffini Ann Bruce, 18, a student at the University of Texas in Austin, Los Angeles Police Sgt. Pat Findley said.Austin police notified Los Angeles police that the suspects - former University of Texas students Matthew Novatny and his roommate Jason Smith - were at the hotel Friday and threatening suicide.