Human remains found in a village in Tonga

Police in Tonga said  they are  investigating the discovery of decomposed human remains near the sea cliff at  the village of Veitongo.

A rope hanging from a nearby tree and a briefcase  with Tongan passports and other documents were found at the scene.

An autopsy is being scheduled to determine the cause of death and possible identity.

Police believe an attempted suicide was a possibility.

The remains had been spotted by locals and reported to Police.  

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