An investigation has been launched into the circumstances which led to a patient committing suicide at the San Fernando General Hospital.
On Monday, a 25-year-old man was found hanging in a room at the Psychiatric Ward mere hours after being admitted.
According to a release issued by the South West Regional Health Authority (SWRHA), a team has been established to look into the matter.
The release added that counseling has been offered and will be provided as required.
The San Fernando police who will conduct an independent investigation into the incident.