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Korean found dead in his room in Lapu-Lapu City

/ 03:49 PM July 06, 2015

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A Korean national was found dead inside his rented room in Datag, Maribago, Lapu-Lapu City, shortly before 11 a.m. on Monday.

While the police are eyeing a possible suicide, Police Officer 3 Samuel Evalle of the station 2 of the Lapu-Lapu City Police Office, said investigation is under way to find out if there was no foul play on his death.

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The victim was identified as Oh Jun Kwan, 34, single.

Initial investigation showed that the victim may have committed suicide by tying a belt around his neck while the other end was also tied at the door knob of his room.

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If indeed he committed suicide, Evalle said, investigators are checking on two possible motives including reports that he had incurred debts because of his casino activities as well as a possible love triangle.

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