Senior citizen commits suicide PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 23 November 2017 14:01

A 77-year old man committed suicide right at his own home in Sindangan Zamboanga del Norte last Monday.

A Police Regional Office-9 report identified the victim as Sergio  Abello Epa, 77-years old, single and a resident of Sitio San  Isidro, Siare, Sindangan municipality.

The report said that the body was discovered by the victim’s  sister, Dora Epa Tagapan.

Tagapan reportedly went to the victim’s house to bring food and noticed that the door to the house was locked.

Tagapan instructed her grandson to open the door and was shocked to find the body of the victim in a kneeling position with a rope tied to his neck.

Investigation said that the victim is suffering from Arthritis.  (LAJ)