Police officer commits suicide at Rundu
18 Dec 2018 19:00pm
RUNDU, 18 DEC (NAMPA) A Namibian Police Force (NamPol) officer committed suicide by hanging himself with an electrical cord Monday night in the Ndama residential area.
He has been identified as Constable Sindimba Vatalius Moyo, 26, who was stationed at the Rundu Police Station.
NamPol crime investigations coordinator for the Kavango East Region, Deputy Commissioner Bonifasius Kanyetu told Nampa on Tuesday it is alleged that Moyo committed suicide by hanging himself in his sleeping room at around midnight.
He was discovered by his girlfriend, who alerted the police.
The motive of his action is still unknown as no suicide note was left behind, said Kanyetu.
His body was taken to the Rundu State Hospital for a post-mortem.
His next of kin have been informed.