Welder commits suicide in QC

Posted at 05/04/12 6:21 PM

MANILA, Philippines – A welder was found dead inside his house in Quezon City before dawn Friday, police said

Leonito Bulalacao, 44, hung himself using a belt inside his bathroom in Barangay Bagong Silangan.

His body was discovered by his brother Zosimo.

Senior Police Officer 1 Jaime Jimena of Criminal Investigation and Detection Unit of Quezon City Police District said Bulalacao was last seen having a coffee at around midnight.

Bulalacao’s relatives believe depression drove him to end his life. They noted Bulalacao had just broken up with his live-in partner and had been jobless. – report from Johnson Manabat, dzMM