A 52-year-old Businessman who hails from the parish of Portland is suspected to have committed suicide by drinking gramoxone on Wednesday morning of May 23rd.
He has been identified as Phillip Wollery of Summer Set District also in Portland.
Reports by the police are that, shortly after 12:40 pm, residents living at a section of Hermitage District in Portland alerted the police after the businessman was discovered almost unconscious and complained of feeling ill.
He was immediately transported to the hospital where he was treated and admitted. Wollery succumbed to his illness about 4:00 pm, at the hospital.
Following an investigation by the police, the medical doctors at the hospital informed them that the businessman died as a result of digesting the deadly chemical gramoxone.
By: Henry Buckner