Labuan detainee commits suicide Print
Thursday, 09 November 2017 16:58


A detainee of the Zamboanga City Police Station 10 in Labuan reportedly committed suicide inside the detention cell last Tuesday.

A Police Regional Office-9 report identified the detainee as Alexander Nicos y Ditcon, 59 years old, married and a resident of Agrarian Patalon, Zamboanga City.

Police said that the victim committed suicide by hitting his head on the concrete post.

Nicos was taken to the hospital after sustaining a wound on his head.

The incident was reportedly witnessed by the victim’s co-detainees identified as Dennis Hernalin, Basher Salani and the duty detention guard PO3 Abdulmaksa Manaruddin.  (Dan Toribio)