Nov 302010
 November 30, 2010  Posted by  Non-U.S., Online

CNN reports:

A 24-year-old man committed suicide live on the internet, Japanese police said Friday.

Some online chat forum users egged on the man after he posted that he was considering suicide, local media reported. Some chatters urged him not to, while others said he was lying, local media said.

The man started live-streaming his own hanging. Viewers called police.


CNN’s Kyung Lah reports on the incident:

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