ROXAS City – A 50-year-old man was found dead in Barangay Agloway, Panitan, Capiz.
Reynaldo Beldia was believed to have committed suicide, police said.
Resident Rene Baclas discovered his body hanging from a wood clothesline with a cable wire tied around his neck on Wednesday, the police added.
Police Staff Sergeant Manuel Anisco said Baclas went to the house of Beldia around 5:30 a.m. to wake him up.
“Nagabitay sya sa kahoy nga halayan sang makita ni Baclas kag wala na sang kabuhi,” Anisco told Panay News.
Police investigations showed Baclas and Beldia were co-workers; the latter is unmarried and lived alone in his house.
“We believed he committed suicide based on our investigation,” Anisco said.
He added that they ruled out foul play in the incident./PN