Old German Man Tries Committing SuicideA Geman man stabbed himself trying to commit suicide because he was severely depressed.
PATTAYA – June 26,2015 [PattayDailyNews]; at 12.30 pm Pol.Lt.Col.Pawatchai Sudsalkorn-depty superintendent of Pttaya police station- was notified that a foreigner stabbed himself in a house of Rungland village. After notification the police officers and the rescue team immediately rushed to inspect scene.
At the scene the officers found Mr.Rolf Rinklin aged 74 from Germany who was sitting on the ground and had a knife. He had stabbed himself about 25 times causing severe injuries; therefore, the officers performed first aid and took him to Pattaya Memorial hospital.
Upon questioning Mrs.Jureephon Mahaboon aged 40 (his wife), she revealed that Mr.Rolf had been a former local reporter in Germany and had travelled to Thailand to spend last years of his life here. He had previously complained that he needed to die because he suffered from lung decease. So, later on he decided to stab himself many times she tried to stop him but it didn’t work so she decided to notify the officers.