A dead body of a female was discovered presumably committed suicide in Dagohoy on Sunday, belated reports said.
Police said the victim may have poisoned herself using a common household toxic substance.
The live-in partner of the victim was away from home.
Police found residue of the toxic substance from a plastic cup presumably used by the victim.
The Municipal Health Officer of Dagohoy confirmed the findings that the lady died due to poisoning.
The live-in partner of the victim said the woman was apparently suffering from depression while she was still alive and was suffering from an illnesss that may cause her to collapse.