CRETE: Slovak man hanged himself from an olive tree branch in Akrotiri

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Wednesday started with the tragic news of a lifeless body of a man found hanging from an olive branch in Crete.

According to eKriti, the police officers who arrived in the Akrotiri area of Chania found that the man was 37 years old and originally from Slovakia.

The lifeless body of the 37-year-old Slovak was spotted by a passer-by who immediately informed the Police and Emergency Services, however it was already too late for the man.

Police are investigating the reasons that led the 37-year-old to commit suicide.

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