Otamanzi pensioner commits suicide

Otamanzi pensioner commits suicide

A 73-year-old man from Otamanzi Constituency in the Omusati Region committed suicide by shooting himself over the weekend.
The incident took place at Okalondo Village at around 15h00.
It is alleged that Lukas Asser was left at home by his wife who went to church on that Sunday morning.
When she returned from church, the wife found his husband sitting under the tree.
A few minutes later when the wife entered the house she heard a gunshot and rushed outside to check what had happened.
The wife found the husband lying on the ground with this shotgun next to him.
Asser was rushed to Okahao State Hospital but died on the same day.
It is not yet known if the deceased shot himself accidentally or intentionally.