Man commits suicide in Valladolid

A 37-year old man committed suicide and his body was found by relatives around 5:00 a.m. Wednesday in Purok Mainuswagon, Barangay Sagua Banwa, Valladolid town.

The victim was identified by Senior Inspector Junjie Liba, Valladolid PNP OIC police chief as Joewie Alba Patalinhog, resident of the place.

He was found dead by his mother Ana Maria, 55, who informed the Valladolid police. She said her son was found inside the comfort room full of blood and has lacerated wound on his left wrist.

He was rushed to Valladolid District Hospital but was declared dead on arrival by Dr. Michael Samson.

He reportedly left a suicide note saying “Nanay, Tatay, Tolboy, Inday Joy JM, An-An, I love you”; and “Nay, sorry gid indi ko mayo nga bata (Ma, sorry, I am not a worthy child).”

Police recovered one stainless knife about 11 inches long from tip to handle.*


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