Woman kills self in stranger's garden

2012-07-12 09:17
(Wener Beukes, SAPA)

(Wener Beukes, SAPA)

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Cape Town - A Cape Town woman has committed suicide by hanging herself in a stranger’s garden.

The Daily Voice reported that residents of Southfield were shocked and traumatised by the incident.

The woman’s body was found hanging from a security gate in Southfield at 07:00 on Monday morning.

The woman was wearing a plastic raincoat and her bag, containing a Chinese meat cleaver, was found nearby.

Police said foul play was not suspected and more information about the woman’s identity was not released.

The woman in whose garden the body was found said: “Please, I don’t want to talk about it because I don’t want to remember what I saw.”

A neighbour said they lived in a quiet area and everyone was shocked by what had happened.

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