[STORY CONTAINS GRAPHIC DETAILS]  Police in Bloemfontein are investigating three suicide cases reported this week.

At Loch Logan flats a man in his late 30’s reportedly jumped to his death from the 14th floor while a 23-year-old woman was found hanging with a belt around her neck at a private psychiatric hospital.

In the latest incident the body of a 74-year-old woman was discovered with a gun next to it in Fichard Park, Bloemfontein.

Police spokesperson Thabo Covane explains, “An African male jumped from the 14th floor to his death. The second incident received is the one that was reported in Bainsvlei, where 23 years old white female was found hanging from a bar in a hospital. Then we also received a report on Friday that a 74 year old white female was discovered at the back of the yard. She had a bullet hole on the side of her head and a .22 revolver was found next to her.”