April 19, 2017 – Man Hangs Himself While Reenacting Judas Suicide Death In Easter Play In Mexico
Judas Actor Accidentally Hangs Himself While Reenacting Judas Suicide Death In Easter Play In Mexico
A young man died of asphyxiation (chokes to death) in Tancitaro city, Mexico while he was playing a scene in a popular Easter play known as the ‘Viacrucis de Jesus’ during the Eastern celebration.
The victim identified as Miguel Angel played a role where he was being hung just as Judas Iscariot did when he betrayed Jesus, but he (Miguel Angel) accidentally slipped off his support and was left danging in the air for about 5 minutes.
Spectators were shocked when Miguel suddenly stopped breathing.
He was rushed to the hospital where doctors confirmed that he died of asphyxiation.
Police ruled out foul play or suicide saying it was simply an unfortunate accident.