ISLAMABAD: Spanish counselor John Jenner was found dead in his house in the capital in what police claim was a suicide.
The counselor was found dead in his F-7/2 residence inside a room which was locked from inside. A 38 bore pistol was found beside his body, police said.
Officials said the Spanish diplomat had been working as Consular Attaché in Islamabad for the last 34 years
He had married twice but was divorced. He was also receiving medical treatment at a private hospital.
Police have shifted his body to PIMS for postmortem.
On hearing the news of the murder, staff of the Spanish Embassy rushed to his residence and discussed the situation with senior police officials.