Tuks student dies in apparent suicide

Tuks student dies in apparent suicide

Police are investigating the apparent suicide of a University of Pretoria student who jumped from a high-level floor of a student residence in Hatfield on Thursday.

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Sunnyside police spokesperson Daniel Mavimbela says a note was found in the 18-year-old's room.


"An alleged suicide note was found inside the deceased room.

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"The name of the deceased has been withheld at this until such a time we are certain that there's a next of kin that has been involved."



The University of Pretoria has refused to comment "out of respect for the family".

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