On Monday morning (September 1), Tomas Rivera took his life when he cut off his own head in broad daylight.
Via New York Daily News:
Tomas Rivera, 51, of upstate Port Jervis, tied a chain from his head to a pole, then hit the gas on his 2005 Honda CRV in Hunts Point, cops said.
He gunned it at 9:35 a.m., slamming into a parked vehicle on Longfellow Ave. near Randall Ave., police said. He was decapitated and died at the scene.
According to Daily News, “the man’s head was left on the street by the pole after his vehicle hit a parked truck on the opposite side of the street.”