La Laguna de Durango adds three suicides in a row

There are three consecutive suicides in Gómez Palacio and Lerdo; The last victim hanged himself at dawn this Tuesday in the bathroom of his home.

The event took place around 1:30 in the morning of this Tuesday at a home in the 20 de Noviembre neighborhood of the municipality of Lerdo, when one of the brothers of the now deceased found the body in the bathroom of the house, so that he immediately asked his sister to help him.

Immediately the woman and the man lowered their brother, who was hanged, and tried to revive him while they dialed 911 for help, so the Red Cross paramedics went to the place; however, despite their efforts, they failed to save his life.

After confirming the death, the area was secured by the agents of the municipal police of Lerdo, who awaited the arrival of the personnel of the Laguna Region Vice Prosecutor’s Office, the agent of the Public Ministry and personnel of the Expert Services unit going to the home. as well as the elements of the Crime Investigation Police (PID).

The authorities located the body in the bathroom of the house, which at first glance they appreciated a groove in the neck, evidence that he hanged himself, and in the feet, a thick rope that he used for his purpose. The family explained to the authorities that Mario Alberto, 29, had problems with depression, after his wife chose to separate.

The body was transferred to the facilities of the Forensic Medical Service (Semefo) for the rigorous necropsy, leaving the investigation folder open under the suicide line.


Likewise, the authorities learned of the suicide of a man, registered on the afternoon of Monday, October 11, at a home located on Abetos street in the Urbi Villa del Cedro subdivision in Gómez Palacio. The deceased is identified as José Antonio, 37 years old, who hanged himself in the bathroom window of the house. The body was discovered by his sentimental partner, a 29-year-old girl.

It should be remembered that last Sunday, October 10, knowledge was learned of the death of Alejandro, 47 years old, located by his son -25 years old- hanged in the courtyard of his house, located in the Santa Teresa de Gómez Palacio subdivision. .

Until October 12 of this year there are 134 registered suicides in Durango, of which the largest number is concentrated in the state capital, followed by the municipality of Gómez Palacio and later Lerdo, according to statistics from the Mental Health Institute in the state. (Ismed).

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