Suicidal man saved in time
01 Feb 2016 18:40pm
RUNDU, 01 FEB (NAMPA) - A 35-year-old man's attempt at suicide failed after family members came to his rescue on Friday in the Mbambi village, some 80 kilometers east of Rundu.
The man, who has been identified as Diyeve Kayinga, attempted to commit suicide by hanging himself with a wire in the house but was found in time by family members.
The Namibian Police Force (NamPol)s acting Regional Crime Investigations Coordinator for Kavango East, Detective Chief Inspector Chrispin Mubebo told Nampa on Monday, that the victim was cut down from the wire and rushed to the Andara District Hospital with a police vehicle.
Kayingas condition is described to be serious, as he was gasping for air all the way to hospital and was immediately put on a drip by the doctor.
It is alleged that Kayinga attempted suicide after a quarrel with his girlfriend over a message she found in his phone from another woman.