Suspected suicide in Laborie

By SNO Staff

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Screenshot of the death scene

(SNO) — The death of a male in Banse, Laborie on Sunday morning is being investigated as a suspected suicide, according to law enforcement sources.

The victim has been identified as Mckenis Bertin of La Haut, sources said.

Bertin was found hanging from the steel frame of an abandoned greenhouse, next to a dwelling house around 6 a.m. Sunday.

A 41-second video showing the body hanging in the bushes has been uploaded to social media.

The video also shows curious onlookers converging on the scene.

The police in Laborie were contacted at about 6:20 a.m., according to sources.

No further details are available.

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