A suspected suicide in Vieux Fort is currently under investigation by the Royal Saint Lucia Police Force (RSLPF).
Police report discovering the body of a man, believed to be in his late twenties or early thirties, hanging from a tree.
The discovery was made in an area some 60 yards off the Laborie Vieux Fort highway, according to reports.
The area is uninhabited, the Times has been informed.
Police say they were summoned to the scene at about 7:AM this morning and discovered the man suspended in a kneeling position.
He was clad only in his underwear.
Police are seeking to identify the deceased since he had no form of identification on him.
They describe him as being brown skinned.
A post mortem examination is scheduled for Wednesday of this week.