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Teen commits suicide in Newton, St Elizabeth

Published:Sunday | January 20, 2019 | 11:08 AM

A 16-year-old is suspected to have committed suicide in Newton district, St Elizabeth yesterday.

She has been identified as Sydonie Johnson, otherwise called ‘Shantie’.

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

The Lacovia police are investigating.

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