40-year-old woman commits suicide by burning charcoal in her apartment in Kennedy Town


14th January 2020 – (Hong Kong) At around 3.40am today, a 46-year-old man called the police to report a suicide case involving his 40-year-old friend at her apartment at Ching Lin Terrace in Kennedy Town.

Firemen rushed to the scene and broke down the main door before finding the unconscious woman. A pot of burned charcoal was found next to her body. She was subsequently pronounced deceased at the hospital. Police did not find any suicide note at the scene.

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