TRINIDAD: Girl, 11, found hanging at home

(TRINIDAD EXPRESS) – An 11-year-old girl was found hanging in her bedroom after a squabble with a sibling. It happened in Arouca on Monday.

Police said that at about 5.55p.m. on Monday, they received a report regarding the death. The girl police said, had been found hanging from her bed with a coat tied around the neck.

Paramedics took the girl to the Arima Health Facility. She was pronounced dead on arrival.

Police was told that earlier in the afternoon the 11-year-old was heard having an altercation with her brother following which she went to her room.

An autopsy has been ordered to confirm the cause of death.