Man Commits Suicide

A man ended his life by hanging in Sitio Pasil, Barangay 6-A, Victorias City. His body was found around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Police Superintendent Herman Garbosa, Victorias City PNP chief identified the victim as Ronnie Evangelio Douglas, 43, single, of Zone 3, Sitio Pasil, Barangay 6-A, Victorias City.

The victim was discovered hanging in the beam of his aunt’s house, the late Lorna Douglas using a nylon rope.

Barangay Tanod Ricardo De Jesus informed the police regarding the incident, who immediately responded.

Police have yet to disclose the motive why he committed suicide. He was last seen around 6:00 p.m. on August 7, 2017 drinking liquor.

His live-in partner or common law wife, Leah Macabenta Ruiz, 39 years old, single, resident of Sitio Pasil, Barangay 6-A, Victorias City alleged that prior to said incident, at around 5:00 p.m. of August 7, 2017 at their residence, his live-in partner told her to take care of their children and she can settle down again or get married.

Investigation of the incident is still going on.*(CMG)



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