Pinay found hanging inside UAE apartment: report

Posted at 08/29/14 10:50 PM

MANILA -- The body of a Filipina was found hanging inside her apartment in Al Nekhailat area in Sharjah, UAE on Thursday, a news report said.

According to a report from The Khaleej Times, the Sharjah police are investigating the death of the 24-year-old Filipina overseas worker after her body was found hanging from a ceiling fan in her apartment on Thursday.

The police said they received a call about the incident at 6:00 a.m.

The woman was identified with the initials "M.S." Her body has been brought to a laboratory for autopsy.

Preliminary investigation showed that the woman might have committed suicide.

Further investigation on the incident is ongoing.