Woman suspected to have committed suicide at Hilton Hotel
10 Aug 2015 18:40pm
WINDHOEK, 10 AUG (NAMPA) A 55-year-old woman was found dead inside a room at the Hilton Hotel in the capital on Monday.
It is suspected that she committed suicide by shooting herself.
The Namibian Police Force (NamPol)s spokesperson, Inspector Slogan Matheus informed Nampa on Monday that the deceased has been identified as Magdalena Schade James. Her next of kin have been informed.
Matheus said James booked herself into the hotel on Friday last week, and was due to check out on Sunday.
When she did not check out, hotel staff checked her room on Monday at 08h00.
They broke open the door and found James dead with a pistol next to her.
The deceased left a suicide note which is in the possession of the police. It will be disclosed to the family.