Man found hanging from tree


An unknown man has been found hanging from a tree at the corner of Charles and Aliwal Streets, Hertzog Square, Bloemfontein on 14 January 2021.

According to police spokesperson, Thandi Mbambo, the incident occurred at about 06:33. Mbambo added that police were called to the scene and upon arrival found the man, who was wearing an orange golf shirt and blue shorts, hanging from the tree.  Apparently he had been wearing the shorts under a black jean, which had fallen to the ground..

No foul play is suspected and a case of inquest has been registered for further investigation.

Heidre Malgas