Police report three suicides

05 Mar 2019 15:30pm
WINDHOEK, 05 MAR (NAMPA) – A 23-year-old man hanged himself at Oshalumbu village in the Ohangwena Region on Friday.
A crime report issued by the Namibian Police Force on Monday said Johannes Fillipus hanged himself with a belt at around 07h00.
His next of kin were informed of his death.
The police reported two more suicides, one in the Kavango West Region and the other in the Oshikoto Region.
The body of Tame Johannes was found hanging from a tree by a 13-year-old boy walking by at Mpungu Vlei in Kavango West on Friday.
The police said Johannes was last seen on 26 February 2019.
His next of kin were informed of his death.
In Oshikoto, the 52-year-old Hendrina Iiyambo hanged herself from a tree at Oniiwe village around 08h00 on Saturday.
Iiyambo allegedly had an argument with her daughter prior to the incident.
(NAMPA)
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