A 37 year old man, simply identified as Mr John has committed suicide by hanging himself at his residence in Nasarawa Eggon Local Government of Nasarawa state.
The deceased, who was found dangling on a rope in his apartment was said to have committed the act as a result of debt he owed a lot of people and he couldn’t pay back.
The Nasarawa state police command confirmed the incident in Lafia:
“One Francis Obey of Nasarawa Eggon has reported the issue, that his brother John Tailor, an Igala by tribe slept and could not wake up the following morning, on forcing the door to open they discovered his body dangling on top of the ceiling.“The police went into the house and moved the dead body to the general hospital Nasarawa Eggon for autopsy test.”
The State command Acting Police Public Relation Officer, ASP. Samaila Usman said investigation is still ongoing to ascertain the cause of his death.
Meanwhile, findings revealed that the committed suicide as a result of debts he was engulfed in and which he could not find a way to pay himself off.
Before his demise, Mr. John Tailor was a trader in Nasarawa Eggon market where he sells farm inputs in the likes of agrochemical and Knap-sack.