Person Commits Suicide by Jumping in Tower

A 21-year-old was found dead under the tower of Globe Telecom Friday morning in Purok 5 in Barangay Aguisan in Himamaylan City.

Chief Inspector Antonio Benitez, Jr., Himamaylan city PNP OIC police chief identified the victim as Ohmar Genada Balasabas, 21 and resident of the place.

The victim earlier was reported by his parent to barangay tanods for creating scandal and alarm at their house around 2 in the morning.

The tanods could not find him but in the morning his father, Mario Balasabas found him lying on his belly lifeless under the tower at the back of their house.

Investigation disclosed that the victim climbed the 140-foot tower without being noticed and jumped, hitting his head on the cemented part of the tower, and he died on the spot.*(CMG)


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