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Hillbrow man hanged himself from satellite dish

Police have opened an inquest docket following the death of a 30-year-old man.

Police have opened an inquest docket following the death of a 30-year-old man.

JOHANNESBURG - A 30-year-old man has died after he hanged himself from a satellite dish at a block of flats in Hillbrow.

It is understood the man who lives on the third floor of the Balnagask flats went up to 13th floor where he committed suicide.

The police's Mduduzi Zondo says paramedics declared the man dead at the scene.

"At this stage, no one knows exactly what transpired because even the tenants of the 13th floor don't know what happened. They didn't see anything. An inquest docket has been opened. We are investigating the matter."

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