Woman found hanging from tree in Rome

Woman found hanging from tree in Rome
The woman's body was found hanging from a tree in Prati, Rome. Photo: Jeffrey Nunes
The body of a woman has been found hanging from a tree in Rome in what is believed to be a suicide.

The body of the 41-year-old was found by a passerby hanging from a tree on a street in Prati, a residential area in the north of the capital, shortly after 2am on Wednesday, Il Messaggero reported.

Police believe she committed suicide, the newspaper said.

The woman, from Pesaro, a town in the Marche region, reportedly argued with her boyfriend beforehand.