Marital problem drives man to commit suicide Print
Tuesday, 24 April 2018 13:48

A man who was having problems with his live-in-partner ended his life by hanging himself inside their house in Isla Verde, Malagutay last Sunday morning.

The suicide victim was identified as Romel Lomongo Galong, 39, single.

Galong was discovered hanging inside their house at 10:39 a.m. and was rushed to the hospital but was declared dead on arrival by the attending doctor.

Initial investigation showed that prior to the incident, the victim’s brother saw Galong drunk.

Police said that based on the record in the barangay office of Malagutay, the victim had problems with his live-in-partner and even brought the matter to their office for mediation.

The cadaver was brought to a funeral parlor for post mortem examination. – (Dan Toribio)