Kurdish Criminal Hanged to Death in Iran

Iranian authorities publicly executed a Kurdish man by hanging him to death. The Kurd was convicted of a crime, however I don’t have accurate information as to what crime exactly he was accused of committing. A scaffolding was used as the gallows, and a van as the trap door. Multiple loudspeakers echoed “Allahu Akbar” as … Continue reading “Kurdish Criminal Hanged to Death in Iran”

Bangsar Construction Worker Plummets to Death from Skyscraper

A construction worker within the outskirts of Kaula Lumpur, Bangsar, had fallen from the 35th floor to the 7th due to his harness somehow disconnecting whilst working on a skyscraper. I can’t really make out what the image shows in, but it looks like he fell pretty hard considering the support pipes in one of … Continue reading “Bangsar Construction Worker Plummets to Death from Skyscraper”

10 Year Old Boy Hanged to Death by Robbers in Indonesia

10 year old boy named Yoga Adi Pratama, from the village of Adi Luhur, Panca Jaya District, Mesuji Lampung in Indonesia, left his home on Thursday, May 26, 2016 on a motorcycle (no age limit for riding in Indonesia, I guess), but never returned back home. The following day, he was found dead, hanging by … Continue reading “10 Year Old Boy Hanged to Death by Robbers in Indonesia”

Bangladeshi Girl Attempts Suicide on Camera but Fails, Succeeds Shortly After

A Bangladeshi girl named Sabira Hossain committed suicide by hanging from a ceiling fan in her apartment in the nation’s capital city of Dhaka. Before hanging herself, Sabira posted a video on her Facebook page in which she attempts to kill herself by cutting her throat and stabbing her stomach with a knife. She couldn’t … Continue reading “Bangladeshi Girl Attempts Suicide on Camera but Fails, Succeeds Shortly After”

Old Man Found Hanged in His Home

In the municipality of Icó, in the state of Ceará, Brazil, an old man was found hanged in his home. He was not very well known in the neighborhood, because he’s not lived there for a very long time. Unlike most apparent suicides, when old people take their own lives, it seems a lot more … Continue reading “Old Man Found Hanged in His Home”

Woman Commits Suicide by Hanging, Uses Son as Counterweight

In Khagrachari, Bangladesh, a young woman committed suicide by hanging herself, and while she was at it, hanged her little son so she’d have a dead weight to act as counterweight. Woman’s brother-in-law overheard the child’s screams and ran to the house to find out what was going on. But found the door locked. So … Continue reading “Woman Commits Suicide by Hanging, Uses Son as Counterweight”

Two Men Executed by Hanging in Kuwait

Video from June 2013 depicts public execution of two men by hanging in Kuwait. According to the Kuwaiti government, one of the men was a child rapist, and the other a murderer originally from Egypt. After the initial ceremonies, the men are taken to a steel frame specifically design to function as the gallows capable … Continue reading “Two Men Executed by Hanging in Kuwait”

Man from Myanmar Found Hanged with Power Cord in Penang, Malaysia

A migrant worker from Myanmar (formerly known as Burma) was found hanging in a bathroom stall in Penang, Malaysia. His death is believed to have been suicide. From the video is looks like he used the iron’s power cord to hang himself with. Penang is an island off the east coast of Malaysia’s mainland. Props … Continue reading “Man from Myanmar Found Hanged with Power Cord in Penang, Malaysia”

Woman Found Hanging by Neck from Overpass

In Goiânia, the capital city of the state of Goiás, Brazil, a woman was found hanging by her neck from an overpass. I don’t have sufficient information about whether this was suicide, or murder. We usually see these types of hanging in Mexico, where the goal is to show off brutality as scare tactics. In … Continue reading “Woman Found Hanging by Neck from Overpass”

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”