Depressed woman commits suicide PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 27 October 2017 16:50

By LIZA JOCSON

A woman who reportedly suffered from Depression took her own life at their residence in Jose Dalman municipality, Zamboanga del Norte last Wednesday.

A report from the Police Regional Office-9 identified the victim as Evelyn Antiquina Hermane, 48 years old, a widow.

Initial investigation said that prior to the incident, family members still saw the victim sleeping with her granddaughter.

The following morning, Hermane’s son Glicerio, saw his mother’s lifeless body hanging from the bedroom ceiling’s wooden trusses.

The victim was immediately brought to a local hospital but was pronounced dead on arrival due to cardio-respiratory arrest, second to asphyxia.

Investigation showed that the victim suffered from depression due to the death of her husband who passed away last December. (LAJ)