A HEAD of the family suspected to be infected with Covid-19 on Saturday allegedly committed suicide in his home in San Luis, Batangas .
San Luis Municipal Police Station chief Capt. Alberto Fabregas identified the victim as Apolinario Moreno, of Bgy. Calumpang, San Luis municipality.
Godfrey, the victim’s son, found Apolinario lying on the floor with a stab wound in the chest at their backyard around 8 a.m. on Saturday.
The son immediately sought help from other family members and they rushed Apolinario to the Polymedic Hospital in Taal town.
An attending physician declared the victim dead upon arrival.
Godfrey said his father started to feel depressed after experiencing symptoms of Covid-19.
The family believed there was no foul play in Apolinario’s death.