36-year-old Filipino man hangs himself in yacht and dies near Kwun Tong Pier


16th May 2020 – (Hong Kong) At around 11pm yesterday, a 50-year-old man called the police after his 36-year-old Filipino friend hanged himself in the man’s employer’s yacht moored 200 metres away from Kwun Tong Pier.

Fireboat and rescue team rushed to the scene and sent the unconscious man to the hospital. He was accompanied by a female Filipino relative. The victim was subsequently certified deceased upon arrival at the hospital.

If you have suicidal tendencies or depression, please call the 24-hour multi-lingual hotline at The Samaritan Befrienders Hong Kong : 28960000.