A foreign citizen in police custodial has died after allegedly committing suicide. According to Maldives Police Service, the foreign citizen committed suicide on 02 May 2021.
There are unverified reports that the foreigner in question was of British nationality.
At this point it is unclear why the individual was in police custodial at the Villimale custodial. Maldives Police Service has only confirmed of his death and has stated that the service is investigating the case.