Re: Body hanging from tree mistaken for Halloween decoration

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by =?iso-8859-1?Q?=B1?=, Oct 29, 2005.

  1. "The Cunning Linguist :Þ" wrote:
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    > Body hanging from tree mistaken for Halloween decoration
    > FREDERICA, Delaware (AP) -- The apparent suicide of a woman found hanging
    > from a tree went unreported for hours because passers-by thought the body
    > was a Halloween decoration, authorities said.
    >
    > The 42-year-old woman used rope to hang herself across the street from some
    > homes on a moderately busy road late Tuesday or early Wednesday, state
    > police said.
    >
    > The body, suspended about 15 feet above the ground, could be easily seen
    > from passing vehicles.
    >
    > State police spokesman Cpl. Jeff Oldham and neighbors said people noticed
    > the body at breakfast time Wednesday but dismissed it as a holiday prank.
    > Authorities were called to the scene more than three hours later.
    >
    > "They thought it was a Halloween decoration," Fay Glanden, wife of Mayor
    > William Glanden, told The (Wilmington) News Journal.
    >
    > "It looked like something somebody would have rigged up," she said.


    It was Performance Art gone awry.










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    =?iso-8859-1?Q?=B1?=, Oct 29, 2005
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