THE body of the woman who was found hanging from a tree in the riverbed behind the Engen Service station near the Horseshoe market in Katutura on Tuesday morning has been identified as 32-year-old Lucille Lorraine Fredericks.
She was from Khorixas.
Police spokesperson deputy commissioner Edwin Kanguatjivi said a family member identified her yesterday.
"An inquest docket was opened, and police investigations continue," he said.
Friends and relatives of Fredericks described her as a fine poet, a good friend, a sister and a mother.
Kanguatjivi called on family, friends and the public to come forward with any information that might lead to the arrest of a suspect. Anyone with information should contact their nearest police station.