By Sophan Niwamanya
A man on Saturday committed suicide by hanging in an avocado tree near his home in Rubanda district.
The incident was reported by Uditah Ntegyerize the wife of the deceased a resident of the same area Mivune cell Kigyeyo ward Rubanda district
Kigezi region police spokesperson Elly Maate has confirmed that a 52-year-old Barigira Francis was found hanging in an avocado tree near his home.
Maate said that when police visited the scene they established that the deceased has been mentally sick for more than five years and was getting his drugs from Muko health centre IV
Postmortem was done and the body left in the hands of relatives for burial after recording statements
The case of suicide by hanging has been registered Rubanda SD 47/27/03/2021