Burning body found in tree at popular Griffith Park in Los Angeles

Los Angeles: A body was found burning and hanging from a tree in a popular park on Tuesday Officials said it was being treated as a suicide.

the body was Reported about 12:30 pm To the northeast of Griffith Observatory, a merry-go-round and near the Los Angeles Zoo, said Los Angeles Police.

“There are no indicators of foul play,” said LAPD Detective Michael Ventura, “there was nothing to suggest that someone had acted against his will.”

He said the person was not identified on Tuesday afternoon and the notification to the next of kin would remain pending.

If you or someone you know is in crisis, call 988 to access the Suicide and Crisis Lifeline. You can also call the network, formerly known as the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, but 800-273-8255TEXT OR VISIT 741741 AT HOME speakingofsuicide.com/resources for additional resources.

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