Planned complex suicide: Self-strangulation and fall from height

Faridah Mohd Nor*, Srijit Das

*المؤلف المقابل لهذا العمل

نتاج البحث: المساهمة في مجلةArticleمراجعة النظراء

9 اقتباسات (Scopus)


We hereby present a case of planned complex suicide. In this case study, we report a teen-aged girl who committed suicide by strangulating herself, and subsequently fell from the 13th floor of a housing apartment. The planned complex suicide was substantiated by the presence of a suicide note and a photograph captured in a mobile handset. To the best of our knowledge, it is the first case involving self-strangulation and fall from height, in which the photograph was stored in the handset. This is to further emphasize that objects like mobile handsets can be important in determining the cause and manner of death. The available evidence at the site of incident should be explored meticulously in order to arrive at a proper conclusion.

اللغة الأصليةEnglish
الصفحات (من إلى)336-339
عدد الصفحات4
دوريةJournal of Forensic and Legal Medicine
مستوى الصوت18
رقم الإصدار7
المعرِّفات الرقمية للأشياء
حالة النشرPublished - أكتوبر 2011
منشور خارجيًانعم

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • ???subjectarea.asjc.2700.2734???
  • ???subjectarea.asjc.3300.3308???


أدرس بدقة موضوعات البحث “Planned complex suicide: Self-strangulation and fall from height'. فهما يشكلان معًا بصمة فريدة.

قم بذكر هذا