The St Elizabeth police have launched an investigation into the death of a man, who is suspected to have committed suicide at his home in Litiz district, St Elizabeth, on Monday, February 7.
The now deceased has been identified as 38-year-old Mark Francis, farmer of the same community.
Reports by the St Elizabeth police are that about 7:30am, neighbours discovered Francis body hanging from a tree in his yard, and raised an alarm.
On the arrival of the lawmen, it was discovered that the now-deceased was hanging from a piece of rope which was tied around his neck, and suspended from the branch of the tree.
The scene was processed, and the body removed to the morgue for post mortem examination.