Teen found hanged in Ramallah village
Published Monday 31/03/2014 (updated) 01/04/2014 13:40
RAMALLAH (Ma'an) -- A Palestinian teenager was found hanged to death in a village northwest of Ramallah, police said Monday.
The body of a 16-year-old girl was found under a tree in the village of Kobar with "scratches of a rope" around the neck, a police statement said.
Locals said the girl's family found her body hanging from a rope fastened to an olive tree in the garden of their home.
The victim was home alone at the time, locals said.
The circumstances surrounding the death are unclear.