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Student,17, hangs self after breakup with bf

June 20, 2021 Edd Reyes 508 views

A 17-YEARA-OLD student who allegedly broke up with her boyfriend was believed to have hanged herself inside their home Saturday in Malabon City.

Malabon police chief P/Col. Albert Barot said the body of the minor was discovered by her cousin hanging inside the room of their house in Sitio 6 Dumpsite, Bgy, Catmon at around 8:30 a.m.

A rope was looped around her neck and the other end tied on the beam ceiling.

Homicide investigators P/SSgt. Jeric Tindugan and P/SSgt. Michael Oben said the suffered from depression after breaking up with her boyfriend a week ago.

She was last seen alive at around 8 a.m. on Saturday when her mother went to work at a nearby computer shop.

Moments later, the victim’s mother asked her nephew, Jennelyn Abia to fetch her cousin from their home where she discovered her body hanging inside the room.

The victim was declared dead on arrival at the San Lorenzo Ruiz General Hospital.