A 35-year- old man has committed suicide, this after reportedly being involved in an accident that left two persons nursing injuries.
Sheldon Samaroo of Caratal Road, Gasparillo is believed to have taken his life. Police reportedly received a report around 10:45 this morning indicating that a man was seen hanging from a billboard, southbound of the Solomon Hochoy Highway. Upon arriving at the location, the officers reportedly discovered Samaroo with a piece of rope tied around his neck. He was already dead.
Samaroo had been driving his vehicle on Sunday evening when he reportedly crashed into a 65 -year- old man and a 2- year- old girl. He reportedly phoned in a report to the police, however he subsequently disappeared. Police later towed his vehicle to the Claxton Bay Police Station. Meanwhile both accident victims were taken to hospital. The two year old was treated and discharged while the 65 year old man remains hospitalized with a broken foot and other non-life threatening injuries.
Investigations are continuing.