Man found hanging on a tree


A man was found hanging from tree today in the morning opposite St Mary’s police station gate along Chaminuka drive.

According to locals of Ward 1 commonly known as CA and Manyame Park phase 5, the man was in the business of selling fire wood and he is suspected of residing in Harare South province at the farm commonly referred as kwaChimusoro.

According to a police officer based at St Mary’s police station who preferred not to be named, police is treating the case as suicide for now and no foul play is suspected.

“The man had no injuries for the police to suspect foul play so we are treating it as suicide until we get evidence to the contrary,” said the officer.

According to investigations by police, no one really knows the name of the deceased but locals of CA and Manyame Park phase 5 are familiar with him  since he used to supply them with firewood.

When Chitownews Team, visited the scene, the body was lying under the tree used for suicide while  covered by red blanket.