Sunday 16 June, 2019

Teenage girl believed to have committed suicide in St Elizabeth

Sixteen-year-old Sydonie Johnson, otherwise called ‘Shantie’; of Newton district, St Elizabeth, is suspected to have committed suicide at her home on Saturday, January 19.

Reports are that about 9:30 p.m., Sydonie was found hanging by the neck from an ackee tree in her yard.

The police were summoned to the scene of the death.

The body was subsequently cut down and removed to the morgue.

The Lacovia police are investigating the development.

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