Two teenagers kill self Print
Thursday, 31 August 2017 16:50

By DAN TORIBIO

Two teenagers took their own lives in two separate incidents in Malagutay and Sta. Catalina, recently.

Royette Kim Reconalla y Saldivar, 13, of Purok 1, Malagutay committed suicide last Monday at around 2:30 in the afternoon.

The victim was rushed to the hospital by his relatives but was declared dead on arrival by the attending physician.

Initial police investigation showed that Royette had a problem in the school where he was studying and he lost the ATM card of his grandmother.

Meanwhile, yesterday morning, Melborn Cornaje y Palma, 15, a high school student, a martial artist and a resident of Pura Sangre drive, Sta. Catalina, was discovered hanging inside his room.

Initial police investigation showed that last Tuesday night, Melborn asked for P2,500 from his parents for a training fee in martial arts.

However his parents was not able to provide the money.

Yesterday morning Melborn’s relatives were terrified to see him hanging dead inside his room. (Dan Toribio)