MANILA - An inmate allegedly hanged himself inside his cell at the Nueva Ecija Provincial Jail on Thursday, police said.
The inmate, Alvin Baltazar, used a nylon cord to hang himself inside his cell in the Molave detention cell, according to Jail Supervisor Alfredo Donato Sr.
The victim was brought to a hospital but died while being treated.
Cabanatuan police are still investigating the incident.
They found the victim's cell cleaned of all traces of the incident. -- report from Robert Mano, dzMM