Man Commits Suicide from Friendship Bridge Between Brazil and Paraguay

Video from the Friendship Bridge (Ponte da Amizade), which connects Brazil and Paraguay, shows an apparently suicidal man causing a bit of a scene. He hangs on the outside of the railing, teasing the spectators, but then climbs back over onto the bridge, only to run and jump over the railing, and into the river … Continue reading “Man Commits Suicide from Friendship Bridge Between Brazil and Paraguay”

19 Year Old Dominican Girl Commits Suicide by Hanging

I must say that is quite unusual choice of attire for suicide. She even kept her ankle bracelet on. 19 year old girl apparently took her own life by hanging herself from the staircase railing. According to Miguel Moreta, deputy prosecutor for the town of Bonao in the Dominican Republic, no evidence of foul play … Continue reading “19 Year Old Dominican Girl Commits Suicide by Hanging”

Man Commits Suicide by Jumping to His Death from Water Reservoir Tank

In Santa Elena – a town on the Petén Itzá Lake in the Petén department, Guatemala, a man named Israel Jacob Nazarene climbed the water reservoir tank, and jumped off there to his death. I wouldn’t trust anyone who’s name is Israel, let alone Israel Nazarene. Judging by the assembly of locals at the foot … Continue reading “Man Commits Suicide by Jumping to His Death from Water Reservoir Tank”

Old Woman Commits Suicide by Jumping from Apartment in Montevideo, Uruguay

On Tuesday April 12, 2016, on the July 18 Street in Montevideo, Uruguay, an old woman committed suicide by jumping from the window of an apartment building. As is typical with suicidal women, her primary purpose was to cause a scene, not to kill herself (men do it differently). So she hung around and put … Continue reading “Old Woman Commits Suicide by Jumping from Apartment in Montevideo, Uruguay”

Pregnant Woman Attempts Suicide After Being Dumped

In Colombia, a pregnant woman attempted suicide by jumping from a 7th floor apartment window. The woman had reportedly been dumped and thought this was the way to get him back. As is common with suicidal women, they care about making a scene more than they care about killing themselves. True to her nature, instead … Continue reading “Pregnant Woman Attempts Suicide After Being Dumped”

Woman Commits Suicide by Train in West Bengal, India

In West Bengal, India, a woman apparently committed suicide by train. She was decapitated, but also had both her feet cut off, although she looks to have been shorter than the space between the tracks. The woman had with her assorted photos, including photos of her lover. Unfortunately I did not receive sufficient information about … Continue reading “Woman Commits Suicide by Train in West Bengal, India”

Man Kills Wife and Stepson Before Committing Suicide in Caruaru

A double murder-suicide occurred late in the morning of March 11th, 2016 in the Nossa Senhora Aparecida neighbourhood of Caruaru. 47-year-old José Augusto Cassaro shot and killed his wife, 37-year-old Fernanda Botto Milli and his stepson, 10-year-old Rayslann Guilherme Siqueira before turning the gun on himself. José, who had two children of his own, left … Continue reading “Man Kills Wife and Stepson Before Committing Suicide in Caruaru”

Failed Suicide Attempt by Shotgun to the Face

We aren’t shotgun suicide virgins, that’s for sure. We have seen an occurence of this sort time and again. Most succeed, some fail. Actually, 99 percent succeed with minimal pain. Now imagine the extreme unluckiness of being one of the 1 percent that have failed a suicide attempt by the most successful way to end … Continue reading “Failed Suicide Attempt by Shotgun to the Face”

Woman Threatens Suicide, Jumps After Policeman Tries to Grab Her

Earlier this morning in Luque, Paraguay, a young woman threatened to commit suicide from the balcony of a small apartment building. A policeman sneaked into the apartment and tried to grab her, but when she saw him, she quickly jumped. However the apartment she was in was on the second floor, so her fall was … Continue reading “Woman Threatens Suicide, Jumps After Policeman Tries to Grab Her”

Woman with Mental Health Issues Commits Suicide by a Circular Saw to the Neck

Presented here today is a 66-year-old woman who happened to haveended her own life by an unusual choice of weapon: a circular saw. She obtained a rather large neck wound that measured 15 cm (6 in.) in length and 7cm (2.5 in) in width, from the anterior (front) view. The woman, who had experienced long-term … Continue reading “Woman with Mental Health Issues Commits Suicide by a Circular Saw to the Neck”