Mabini, Batangas -- An 18-year-old bachelor was found hanging dead by residents inside the old barangay hall in San Francisco, here.
Case officer PO1 Bernie Mark Anthony L. Faderogao identified the victim as King Harold Delen Panganiban.
A report said that at about 6:20 a.m. on January 8, Bgy. Mabini Chairwoman Cristeta Maylas reported the incident to the Mabini Police Station.
According to her, the victim was found by residents hanging lifeless on black cotton T-shirt looped around his neck inside the old barangay hall.
A Scene of the Crime Operatives (SOCO) technicians from Provincial Crime Laboratory Office, Batangas City, processed the scene and conducted an autopsy examination on the victim.