Nov. 27, 2012
Manila, Philippines – Construction worker Merlito Valera was found dead yesterday in an apparent suicide by hanging at his workplace at a house on Guava Street, Ayala Alabang Village in Muntinlupa City.
The police said the victim’s body bore ligature marks on the neck. A nylon cord was also found latched to a metal scaffolding. The case is still under investigation. (Jonathan Hicap)