A Korean national was found dead on Monday in his condominium unit in Ermita, Manila, where he apparently took his own life.
The police said 60-year-old Yangkyu Song was found hanged and that a toppled chair and two suicide letters were also found near his body in his unit at Manila Executive Regency on Bocobo Street.
Security cameras in the condo last had a recording of Song’s movements on the afternoon of Aug. 3, according to the administration office.
Other Manila Regency tenants started complaining of a foul smell coming from the victim’s unit Monday morning. The body was later discovered by building personnel and a village watchman who were alerted to open the unit.-Andronico del Rosario