Man Commits Suicide

A man was found dead on the floor of their house at Purok 2, Barangay Gargato, Hinigaran town, Negros Occ. around 11:00 a.m. Wednesday.

Senior Inspector Jake Barilla, Hinigaran PNP OIC chief identified the victim as Johnsie Lucasan Piojo, 21, single.

Police said the victim was believed to have committed suicide as a rope was found tied on his neck attached to their house’ wood truss.

But the rope split apart that may have caused the victim to fall to the cemented floor.

The victim was brought to Hinigaran Emergency Clinic and was declared dead on arrival by Dr. Eduardo Duran, attending physician.

Recovered by police investigator were the victim’s cellular phone, black wallet with student permit, a photo of his girlfriend and a rope attached to the truss about three feet long.

Police is still investigating the cause of his alleged suicide.*(CMG)



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