Charles Hibbend, formerly wood and coal dealer, of Wellington, was found dead in a paddock at Wadestown on Saturday afternoon. Portion of a packet of rough on rats was lying beside him, and a revolver was handy. It is a clear case of suicide—apparently from a dose of rough on rats. 'WELLINGTON, August 3.
At the inquest on Charles Hibbend, who was found dead on Saturday, a verdict of " Suicide while in an unsound state of mind " was returned. ''
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FATALITY., Evening Star, Issue 7977, 5 August 1889