Elderly man shoots, kills self in Danao

A 68-YEAR-OLD man reportedly shot himself inside his house in Barangay Poblacion, Danao City.

His wife found him lifeless inside their bedroom past 1 a.m. last Tuesday.

Before he took his life, the wife tried to comfort the man after he had difficulty breathing.

The man then instructed her to cook porridge past midnight.

But her husband ended his life while she was in the kitchen.

The man, who had a respiratory illness, succumbed to a gunshot wound in the right portion of his head.

A .38 revolver was taken by the police for safekeeping. (KAL)
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