Indian man found hanging from tree in UAE

A 46-year-old Indian man was found hanging from a tree in Sharjah, UAE, media reported on Thursday.

PTI| Updated: Nov 24, 2016, 16:25 PM IST

Abu Dhabi: A 46-year-old Indian man was found hanging from a tree in Sharjah, UAE, media reported on Thursday.

The body was spotted by a driver passing by the Al Sajjah area, who immediately called the police, the Khaleej Times reported.

A team of forensics, CID, patrol and ambulance reached the spot and removed the body -- hanging from a wire -- and retrieved fingerprints and other relevant evidence to investigate the death.

Initial investigation revealed the man was working in a factory located in the Sajjah area.

The body has since been shifted to the forensics department for further investigation and family members of the deceased have been contacted.