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Weird suicides usher in New Year

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Strange suicides ushered in the first few days of the New Year with a gay guard killing his lover and then himself, a man who jumped to his death landing on a woman shopper and breaking her back and a foreigner reported to have drowned himself in a plastic bag. 

In the northern province of Chiang Rai, an unidentified foreigner iwas reported to have committed suicide in a bizarre way, putting his head in a water-filled plastic bag and then sealing it with a copper wire around his neck.

His body was found in a grass field about 300 metres from the Thai-Myanmar border in Mae Faa Luang district on Thursday.

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