Man commits suicide moments before eviction (2)

Throws self out of window as bailiff arrives

(ANSA) - Genoa, July 16 - A 66-year-old Genoa man on Thursday jumped out a window to his death moments before a bailiff arrived to evict him.
    The suicide, who lived on the first floor, went to the top floor of his building and threw himself out a window in the stairwell.
    The bailiff arrived moments later, with the eviction notice.
    The man lived in a public housing project building and his electricity and gas utilities had already been shut off.
    He was a former auto body mechanic who lived with his mother in the home but quit working after her death 20 years ago.
    Neighbours said everyone in the area knew him and he never gave any signs of being suicidal.


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