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Man hangs self after spat with wife

  • Written by Alfred P. Dalizon
  • Published in Provincial
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A CONSTRUCTION worker hanged himself to death following a spat with his wife hours after Christmas Day in their house in Noveleta, Cavite.

The body of Joemar de Leon was found hanging from a beam of their kitchen in Barangay San Rafael 4 in Noveleta 7 p.m. Monday, said a report from the Cavite Police Provincial Office said.
   
An investigation showed that the victim and his wife had a Christmas Day argument prompting the latter to leave the house with their children.
   
Terribly upset, the victim used a cable wire to end his life. Cavite police director, Senior Superintendent Arthur V. Bisnar said neighbors of the victim discovered his body after trying to call his attention around 7 p.m. Monday.
    
Officers who responded to the scene brought his body to a local funeral parlor for autopsy to determine the exact cause of his death.