EarHustle411 wants to start this post with prayers for those who are going through hard times. The holidays are a time when depression and suicides are at an all time high. Chicago Police are investigating an apparent suicide by hanging as a body was found hanging from a tree near north Lake Shore Drive. Our prayers go out to the family of the unknown decedent.
Read more as reported by NBC:
A man was found dead hanging from a tree off Lake Shore Drive Monday during rush hour, according to police.
Around 7:50 a.m., authorities were called to the 5100 block of North Lake Shore Drive on reports of a body that was seen in a fielded area near Foster Avenue in Edgewater, police said.
A preliminary investigation shows the death appeared to be a suicide, police said.
Area North detectives have launched a non-criminal investigation into the incident.
No further information has been released. This story is developing, check back for details.
Source: NBC Chicago