Teenage girl in Kawayan, Biliran commits suicide

TACLOBAN CITY –  A week after a suicide incident in Culaba, Biliran, another case of alleged suicide occurred in a small village in the same province of Biliran, on Friday afternoon (December 4).

The incident happened in the municipality of Kawayan. According to a police report, an 18-year old teenage girl from Brgy. Poblacion, Kawayan allegedly ended her life at around five (5) o'clock in the afternoon.

Kawayan police said that they received a report on 9:15 pm in the evening about the incident wherein the victim was found hanging inside her room. It was also found out that she used a bedsheet as a rope to hang herself.

They added that the motive for the said incident is yet to be known as the investigation is still going on. iTacloban


If you have problems or resentment in life, suicide is not the solution, you can call these numbers if you need some advice or guidance:

I. National Institute for Mental Health

0917-899-USAP (8727) 

II. In Touch Philippines 

+63 2  893 7603 (Landline)
+63 917 800 1123 (Globe)
+63 922 893 8944  (Sun)

III. Philippine Red Cross

24/7 suicide prevention hotline, toll-free HOPELINE 2919 (for Globe & TM Subscribers)
091 7558 4673  or  8044673

IV. Manila Lifeline Centre 

Hotline: (02) 8969191
Mobile phone: 0917 854 9191

V. NCMH Crisis Hotline



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