Man found hanged after leaving note for help on unfinished novel

THE NATION/ASIA NEWS NETWORK
Wednesday, Mar 07, 2018
Photo: The Nation/Asia News Network

BANGKOK - A young man was found hanged in his rented room in Bangkok’s Bang Na district, with a note found at the scene asking for help to finish his novel.

Police were alerted on Tuesday afternoon about the death of Sukrit Lohkhunprom, 21. He was found hanged by a towel from a curtain hanger at the door.

The mirror in his room had been smashed, apparently by his right hand, which had suffered cuts.

A note with blood stains on it was found, reading: “In Document [folder], there is a novel. Please disseminate it and finish it. I am begging you.”

HELPLINES
  • Samaritans of Singapore (SOS): 1800-2214444
  • Singapore Association for Mental Health: 1800-2837019
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