A man reportedly in a bout with several illnesses stabbed himself dead inside his room at his house along Mansasa-Dampas Road, Tagbilaran City.
The victim, identified as Rogelio Sarabia, 52, was found dead by his daughter on Thursday.
At 5:30 p.m., Sarabiaâ€™s daughter reportedly came home from school and saw his father sprawled on the ground and drenched in his own blood due to a stab wound in his chest.
According to Sarabiaâ€™s wife, the victim repeatedly threatened to kill himself prior to the incident.
She said that his suicidal tendencies arose after he started battling illnesses including diabetes, high blood pressure and a heart ailment.
Based on police investigation, there were no indications of foul play in Sarabiaâ€™s death. (Weli Maestrado)