According to Mandanao Daily Mirror depression drove a Swedish citizen to hang himself in the compound of a Filipino woman’s house in Maramag town in Bukidnon province. Police investigator SPO4 Lencio Galindez said that the Swede arrived with a Filipina friend on May 25. He described the woman as married to another Swedish national.
According to the police, the Swedish man has been depressed since his parents died last year, and that he turned to alcohol to drown his depression, because of this he began to neglect his business and eventually almost became bankrupt. Lencio Galindez ads, that the police has requested a post-mortem investigation on the body but the findings of the medico-legal showed that the Swedish national committed suicide and that the Swedish Embassy is informed about the incident.