Man afflicted with TB kills self PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 18 December 2011 17:07

A man afflicted with tuberculosis hanged himself to death under the bridge at Tambucho, Canelar last Friday morning.

The suicide was identified as Abundio Quitson y Avenido, 67, married, of Canelar.

Police said that Quitson hanged himself under the bridge around 4:30 a.m.

The incident was discovered by Quitson’s relatives who rushed him to the hospital where he expired while undergoing treatment.

Police said that Quitson sustained injuries around his neck because of the nylon rope around his neck.

Investigation disclosed that Quitson had been suffering from tuberculosis and was under medication. — Dan Toribio Jr.