Suspected suicide in Ewarton
THE partially decomposing body of an unidentified man was found hanging by a piece of cord from a tree at Polly Ground district, Ewarton in St Catherine yesterday.
The man, believed to be in his mid-40s, is of dark complexion and medium build. He was wearing a brown and black plaid shirt, brown pants and white and blue sneakers.
Police said about 11:00 am a farmer travelling to his farm discovered the body and alerted the police. Police cut down the body. No signs of violence were observed on the body.
Detectives from the Ewarton Police Station are appealing to relatives or anyone knowing their whereabouts to contact them at 985-0065, police 119 emergency numbers or the nearest police station.