Two persons in the province of Sorsogon, one from Bacon District and another in Barangay Abas in Pilar town were apparently trapped in deep “hopelessness” and saw death was so appealing as a sure way out to end life miseries.

The Bacon incident was triggered by jealousy, while the Abas case was concluded as a financial difficulties.


Dárlán Páléncìá Bárcélón




suicide by hangingSorsogon City, [04.14.18] – Its an invisible agonies has reached a certain unendurable level that made up their minds to kill themselves and leave their peculiar worlds through hanging.

According to Police Senior Inspector Mahalaleel O. Palmones of Police Community Relation-Public Information Office, Sorsogon Provincial Police Office the latest incident report of hanging incident was reported on April 13, at Sitio Basud, Barangay Pobalcion, Bacon District, Sorsogon City.

The victim was identified as Joseph Diesta Dooc, 21 years old, single, a resident of  Sitio Basud, Barangay Pobalcion was found dead.

Police Senior Inspector Palmones  quoted  Police Superintendent Edison A. Dumangas, Chief of Police of Sorsogon City Police Station’s report  that they received a telephone call at 8:20 o’ clock in the morning  of April 13, 2018 from an informant regarding a hanging incident at Barangay Poblacion, Bacon District, Sorsogon City.

Investigation revealed that at around 11:00 o’ clock in the evening of April 12, 2018 the victim went to their house extension to feed their piglets, however, Ruel Dooc, the father of the victim discovered the lifeless body of his son hanging from a wooden beam at around 8:00 AM of April 13, 2018,

Accordingly, prior to the incident the victim and his girlfriend had a misunderstanding due to jealousy.

Prior to the hanging incident the victim and his girlfriend allegedly had a misunderstanding because of jealousy, the report said.

Meanwhile, another suicide incident by hanging, was also reported to Pilar Municipal Police Station on Thursday.

At around 7:40 o’ clock in the morning of April 12, 2018 Punong Barangay Ariel Blanquisco of Abas, Pilar, Sorsogon has reported to Pilar Municipal Police Station about a hanging incident.

The victim was identified as Charles Manuel y Albaytar, 47 years old, married, fish vendor. The suicide incident was reported to Punong Barangay Blanquisco after the victim’s wife Vilma sought help from Carding Benitez to bring the victim at Donsol District Hospital, but, the victim was pronounced dead by the attending physician.

The couple had a disagreement on April 6, 2018 due to financial problem and their quarrel dragged on until April 11, 2018 police investigation revealed.