Tuesday, March 26

Man found hanged in apparent suicide inside his bedroom


Police carry the body bag to the hospital for post-mortem.

MIRI: A man who was supposed to celebrate his 29th birthday last night was found dead in an apparent suicide inside his bedroom in Kampung Lusut around 11am yesterday.

The deceased who holds an OKU card was found by his best friend hanging from a rope tied to a beam.

A relative said his best friend had gone to see him around 11am as he wanted to treat him to breakfast.

“Upon opening the door, he was shocked to find his friend hanging from the beam motionless,” she said.

The man called for help from relatives and neighbours who rushed to the scene.

Paramedics from Miri Hospital also arrived and later pronounced the victim dead.

Police took the body to hospital for a post-mortem.