MEIMELALI.COM: South African National Found Dead In Bali Villa.
A 31-year-old man named Hutton Gavil Walter from South Africa has been found dead inside his room in Canggu, North Kuta.
The Head of the North Kuta Police Department, Kompol Marzel Doni said that Walter had hung himself and was found by his neighbour, Bodene Cruickshank around 5:20am on Wednesday (7/4). “One of his neighbours, Bodene tried to call him that morning before he went to the beach for work.” Kompol Doni said on Wednesday (7/4).
Bodene who had been staying next to Walter’s room tried to call his friend by knocking the door, but became suspicious after not hearing any response. After that Bodene decided to open the door, and he was shocked when she saw that Walter had hung himself inside his room that day. When noticing that his friend was already lifeless, he yelled to people nearby for help. A few minutes later, police officers arrived and sent the body to the Sanglah Hospital using an ambulance from the Regional Disaster Management Agency (BPBD).
Meanwhile the Head of the Badung Public Relations Police Officer, Iptu I Ketut Oka Bawa explained that Walter had decided to commit suicide due to depression and health issues that he had been facing prior to his death. “According to the investigation by the medical staff, Walter decided to end his life due to depression and severe pain from the arthritis that he had. Apart from that, we didn’t find any wounds from physical assault.” Iptu Oka Bawa concluded on Wednesday evening.