Woman Jumps from Apartment on 9th Floor in Barra da Tijuca, Brazil

On the afternoon of Saturday, January 14, 2017, a 21 year old girl apparently committed suicide by throwing herself from the 9th floor of the apartment building where she lived in the Barra da Tijuca neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. There is no information yet on the reason that led the young woman to … Continue reading “Woman Jumps from Apartment on 9th Floor in Barra da Tijuca, Brazil”

Fat Woman Commits Suicide with Revolver, Needs Three Shots to Finish Herself Off

In Palmeirina, Pernambuco, Brazil, a woman committed suicide with a revolver, but it took her 3 shots to finally finish herself off. First shots got her wounded, but not killed, so she had to do a re-run. But the second shot didn’t kill her either. Luckily the third time proved to be the charm. Given … Continue reading “Fat Woman Commits Suicide with Revolver, Needs Three Shots to Finish Herself Off”

Man Checks In to Motel to Commit Suicide by Hanging

A yet unidentified man was found dead inside one of the rooms of the Motel Solarium, located on Cumaru Avenue, New Town neighborhood, Zona Norte of Manaus in Amazonas, Brazil, at around 10:30 p.m. on Sunday, December 11, 2016. The official story is that the man had checked in to the motel and once he … Continue reading “Man Checks In to Motel to Commit Suicide by Hanging”

Man Performs Agonal Breathing After Attempting Suicide Inside Car

The video is from Itaporanga d’Ajuda in the state of Sergipe, Brazil. It depicts the aftermath of an alleged suicide attempt. The man is depicted sitting on the driver’s seat inside a car, performing agonal breathing. There is blood on his face and chest, but it is difficult to tell how the alleged suicide attempt … Continue reading “Man Performs Agonal Breathing After Attempting Suicide Inside Car”

Woman Commits Suicide by Hanging in Front of Statue of Christ Redeemer

A 32 year old woman committed suicide by hanging in the early morning of Monday, September 26, 2016, in the village of Vila doa Amigos do Bem, the município of Buíque, Agreste de Pernambuco, Brazil. Witnesses said Ana Paula Araújo de Oliveira came to work, asked for a piece of wire saying it was to … Continue reading “Woman Commits Suicide by Hanging in Front of Statue of Christ Redeemer”

Father Commits Murder Suicide by Hugging Son and Jumping from Building

On the morning of August 29, 2016, 41 year old Carlos Ti On Martins Kon, who worked as a motorcycle courier, committed murder suicide by taking his son up in his arms, climbing a building, and jumping to both their deaths. The tragic incident happened in Barra Funda, North Zone of São Paulo, Brazil. According … Continue reading “Father Commits Murder Suicide by Hugging Son and Jumping from Building”

Corpse of Woman with Wrists and Throat Slashed Found Inside Car

A woman identified as 43 year old Silvaneide Paiva Lima da Silva, was found on June 19, 2016 lifeless inside a Toyota Corolla parked in Capucho neighborhood of Aracaju – the capital of the state of Sergipe, Brazil. Relatives reported her missing two days earlier. She was found with slashed wrists and throat, and held … Continue reading “Corpse of Woman with Wrists and Throat Slashed Found Inside Car”

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”

Man Falls to His Death from 7th Floor of Superior Court Building

On May 16, 2016, a 30 year old man fell to his death from the 7th floor of a Superior Electoral Court building in Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Brazil. It is so far unclear what prompted the deadly fall, however the authorities suspect suicide. 30 year old victim was the employee of Tribunal Superior Eleitoral (TSE), … Continue reading “Man Falls to His Death from 7th Floor of Superior Court Building”

Suicidal Man Climbing Radio Tower Jumps to His Death When Rescuers Start to Close In

When a suicidal man was spotted climbing a radio tower, two rescuers followed him. I don’t know what exactly their plan was, but nonetheless, they climbed after him and as they began to close in, the man took a few deep breaths and leaped backwards to his death. I don’t have any information about the … Continue reading “Suicidal Man Climbing Radio Tower Jumps to His Death When Rescuers Start to Close In”