57-year-old man hangs himself to death at village house in Sheung Shui


5th December 2022 – (Hong Kong) At around 7 o’clock last night (4th), a woman from a village house on Ho Sheung Heung Road, Sheung Shui reported to the police that her 57-year-old husband had hanged himself with clothes in his room. After police officers and paramedics arrived at the scene, the male victim was sent to North District Hospital for emergency treatment, but he was later certified dead. The police did not find any suicide note during the investigation at the scene. An autopsy will be conducted later to determine the cause of death. It is reported that the victim has been affected by financial problems recently, and it is not ruled out that the incident is related to this.

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