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Driver hangs self in Malabon

Ramil Bajo, Rey Galupo - The Philippine Star

MANILA, Philippines - A jeepney driver hanged himself over alleged marital problems in Malabon City yesterday morning.

Police identified the suicide as Eduardo Maclan, 43. He was found lifeless with a nylon cord looped around his neck by his relatives inside his house on Javier street, Barangay Baritan at past 6:30 a.m.

City police chief Senior Superintendent Severino Abad Jr. said that except for the ligature marks on the victim’s neck, there were no physical injuries that would suggest foul play.

A relative of Maclan told investigators that he became depressed over marital problems prior to the suicide.   

BARANGAY BARITAN

CITY

EDUARDO MACLAN

JAVIER

MACLAN

MALABON CITY

MARITAL

NECK

POLICE

SENIOR SUPERINTENDENT SEVERINO ABAD JR.

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