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Man tries to stab self to death in wife's shop in Florence

Taken to hospital with knife in chest

29 January, 16:25
Man tries to stab self to death in wife's shop in Florence (ANSA) - Florence, January 29 - A debt-ridden man tried to stab himself to death in his wife's shop in Florence Wednesday.

The 58-year-old, who had made several recent suicide attempts because of depression linked to his financial woes, was taken to hospital with a knife stuck in his chest after his wife called police.

He is not in a life-threatening condition.

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