Chemical suicide in Pomona.

Chemical suicide

HMN- Pomona police are investigating what appears to be a chemical suicide inside of a parked vehicle.  A strong gas odor was found to be coming from the vehicle as well as signs warning of “Suicide by gas”. (Daily Bulletin)

Pomona police are investigating the apparent suicide of an adult male Saturday afternoon inside an automobile that displayed several signs taped to the windows that read “Suicide by Gas”.

At 3:42 p.m., Pomona police received a radio call about a strong odor coming from a vehicle parked in the 3700 block of North Gary Avenue, the department said in a statement.

Officers called in a bomb squad and hazmat team, said Lt. Jaime Gutierez. The vehicle was parked in an area that is mostly commercial, although there is some housing nearby.

The investigation is continuing.

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