Teenager commits suicide-A A +A
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
AN 18-YEAR-OLD boy committed suicide Tuesday in Barangay Arpili, Balamban, Cebu, police reported.
The victim, identified as Niel Lipalam Sillar, was pronounced dead around 9 a.m. at his residence in Barangay Arpili.
His mother, Amelia Lipalam Sillar, 42, said she saw her son lying face down with vomit scattered near his body when she arrived home.
Responding policemen recovered an empty bottle of insecticide near the victim’s body.
Jocelyn Sapra, the victim’s aunt, said that the night before the incident, she received text messages from the victim stating that he will commit suicide for no apparent reason.
The victim’s body was subjected for postmortem exam to determine the cause of death, said police. (Akimie R. Losorata, PIT intern/Sunnex)