Sunday 15 September, 2019

Mentally ill man found dead at building on Nelson Street

A 59-year-old man was found dead along a street in the capital around 2 pm on Monday.

The deceased has been identified as Clement Hakim.

Reports say around 2 pm, residents heard a loud noise coming from a staircase in a plannings building at Upper Nelson Street.

They then found the man lying on his back.

Police were contacted and noted that there were no marks of violence or evidence to suggest that Hakim was pushed.

They believe his death was an accident.

Hakim's sister said he suffered from a mental illness. 

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