Inmate hangs himself at Elizabeth Nepemba prison

10 Apr 2016 12:20pm
RUNDU, 10 APR (NAMPA) - An inmate at the Elizabeth Nepemba Correctional Services facility in the Kavango West Region allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself here on Sunday.
The deceased, a Namibian male originating from Katima Mulilo in the Zambezi Region, was found hanging from a blanket attached to the toilet ceiling.
Namibian Police Force (NamPol)Â’s Acting Regional Crime InvestigationsÂ’ Coordinator for Kavango East, Detective Chief Inspector Chrispin Mubebo told Nampa on Sunday his body was discovered by a fellow inmate at about 04h00.
The deceased's body was immediately transported to the Rundu State Mortuary.
No suicide note was left behind.
His next of keen have not yet been informed of his death.
Police investigations into the matter continue.