A-12-YEAR-OLD girl from Lobengula West suburb in Bulawayo has committed suicide by hanging herself with a rope on a mango tree.
Circumstances are that on 31 July 2022 at around 7.30pm, the girl was discovered by her grandmother hanging from a tree in the yard.
The reason behind the suicide is yet to be established.
Bulawayo police spokesperson Inspector Abednico Ncube confirmed the incident and urged parents to monitor their children for any signs of stress or odd behaviour.
“I can confirm that we are investigating a case of suicide in Lobengula West and we urge parents to monitor their children for any behavioural changes.
“Parents should always be approachable so that their children can open up whenever they encounter problems instead of taking their own lives,” said Inspector Ncube.