Father Commits Suicide

A father was found dead by his son hanging at their living room in their house at Antonio Luna Interior in Barangay Mambulac, Silay City, yesterday morning.

Police Superintendent Noel Polines, Silay PNP OIC-director, identified the victim as Joel Borrero Masiado, 44, married and resident of the place.

Masiado was found hanging at the living room using a wire tied around his neck.

He was brought to Teresita Lopez Jalandoni Provincial Hospital but was declared dead on arrival by the physician on duty.

Reports disclosed that the motive of the suicide was due to family problem. The police however did not elaborate.

The victim’s body was brought to the Manapla Funeral Homes in Silay City for autopsy and other examination.*(Cyrus M. Garde)



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