Crime

MENTALLY ILL MAN COMMITS SUICIDE IN NEBBI

Investigations indicate that the deceased has been having a mental problem.

By Moses Alinda

NEBBI: The territorial police in Nebbi District are investigating circumstances under which a 22-year-old man was found dangling on the rope in his house.

The incident happened over the weekend in Kasuku cell, Nyakara ward, Abindu Division.

The deceased was identified as Atya Savior, a resident of the same area.

The father of the deceased, Atya Samto Odokodit, a resident of the same place told this publication that his son committed the act on Saturday at 5:57pm in the house at their home using a string.

‘’I found my son dangling on the rope in his house at around 5:57pm. We don’t know the main cause of the incident,’’ he said.

The West Nile Region Police Spokesperson Josephine Angucia confirmed the incident on Sunday and said that police visited the scene and took the body to Nebbi hospital for postmortem.

According to Angucia, investigations indicate that the deceased has been having a mental problem adding that inquiries continue under Nebbi CPS reference 51/21/01/2023.

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