Prisoner found dead hanging in Corozal Cell

A man was found dead hanging in a prison cell at the Corozal Police Station. Police are ruling it a suicide and report that early Thursday morning, at around 5:45, while police were making checks on cell number 1, they  saw  prisoner 47-year-old Jesus Tamai hanging from his black shirt, which he had tied to the cell window and around his neck. Mr Tamai was apparently dead wearing only his khaki long pants. Jesus Tmai had been detained the night before, August 20, at 10:45pm, for disorderly conduct. At 6 am the body was taken to the Corozal Hospital, where it awaits a postmortem.

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