Bahamas Press has learned that another young man has committed suicide here in the capital. Paul Fenelon a 35 year old resident of Carmichael Road west became the latest suicide victim here in the country. Police discovered his body near the Marshall Road area this morning, with a fatal gunshot wound to the head.
Friends close to the victim told BP that the young man was ambitious, who also had a young family.
“I can’t believe it is him, Paul was just a nice person, and why he would end his life in this manner is just beyond us,” a family friend said. Paul had was a trucker and owned a cleaning company.
Police found a gun close to the victim with his lifeless body slumped in his vehicle parked outside a church yard in the area. Many believe the spiraling economy is reason for the rise in suicide cases now occuring in The Bahamas.