Man allegedly commits suicide at Kalkrand

15 Apr 2019 06:40am
REHOBOTH, 15 APR (NAMPA) – A 47-year-old man died on Saturday after he allegedly shot himself in the head with a rifle near Kalkrand.
The deceased has been identified as Neville Geoff Izaks.
The Namibian Police Force’s crime investigation coordinator for the Hardap Region, Deputy Commissioner Eric Clay told Nampa on Sunday Izaks was still alive when he was found by a passerby, approximately five kilometres outside Kalkrand around 09h00.
“A male person with a rifle in his hands and gunshot wound to the head was found in the driver’s seat of a Toyota Hilux pick-up by a passerby. The passerby alerted the police and emergency services were summoned to the scene,” Clay said.
Izaks was rushed to the Kalkrand Clinic, but was declared dead upon arrival.
No suicide note was found at the scene.
His next of kin were informed of his death and police investigations continue.
(NAMPA)
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