OFW in Kuwait commits suicide

DAVAO — A Filipino working as a household service worker (HSW), commonly known as domestic helper, in Kuwait committed suicide by jumping off the building where she lived last May 22.

The victim, according to the ABS-CBN Middle East News Bureau, was identified as Helen Riobuya Sarocam, 41, a resident of Monkayo in Compostela Valley.

She was said to be cleaning the window of her room on the building’s fifth floor in Hawally, Kuwait when she jumped off. She crashed down a windshield of a car parked below and died on the spot. (MORE)