A man in Machinga district on Tuesday committed suicide for suspecting that his wife was cheating on him.
Police have identified the man as Davison Muonjeza of Philima village, Traditional Authority Liwonde in the district.
Machinga Police Public Relations Officer Davie Sulumba said Muonjeza was found dead on Tuesday morning hanging to a Mango tree.
Sulumba said the deceased had a quarrel with his wife on the night of Monday 9th May, 2016 as he was accusing her of having an affair with another man.
“During the evening, the family slept together but people were shocked in the morning when they found the deceased hanging in a Mango tree behind his house,” Sulumba said.
A post-mortem revealed that the deceased died due to suffocation.