Friday 13 December, 2019

St Mary businessman dies in suspected suicide

A St Mary businessman died Monday from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

The deceased is of an Albion Mountain address in the parish. 

His body was found, sometime after 11am, floating in the sea with a gunshot wound to the head.

The St Mary police are investigating the incident.

A mental health/suicide helpline has been established by the Ministry of Health, in partnership with the non-governmental organisation (NGO), Choose Life International (CLI), to provide support to persons in need of assistance.

The helpline, 1-888-NEW-LIFE (1-888-639-5433), is toll-free and provides 24-hour assistance to persons with mental health issues seeking help.

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