BEIRUT: Suicide is suspected in the death of 33-year-old man in the upper Metn town of Bolonya Friday, according to police report over the weekend. Police found Wijdan Barazi’s body in his blue Kia vehicle. A handgun was also in the car. A preliminary investigation revealed that Barazi’s fingerprints were on the gun and that he had suffered a gunshot wound to the head from a distance of no more than a centimeter.
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on September 24, 2012, on page 4.