Police find man hanged at London house as Deutsche Bank reports exec's death

LONDON (REUTERS) - London police said on Tuesday they had found the body of a man hanging in a house in central London, after Deutsche bank announced the death of its former executive William Broeksmit.

The bank told its employees in an internal email on Monday that Mr Broeksmit, 58, a former senior manager with close ties to co-Chief Executive Anshu Jain, had died at his home in London on Sunday. The bank did not state the cause of death.

London's Metropolitan Police said in a statement that police were called to South Kensington on Sunday after reports of a man found hanging at a house. The 58-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

"His death has been declared as non-suspicious," police said in the statement.

In a separate case, police said they were investigating the "non-suspicious" death of a man who fell onto a ninth floor roof at the European headquarters of investment bank JP Morgan in London's Canary Wharf on Tuesday morning.

A 39-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

"No arrests have been made and the incident is being treated as non-suspicious at this early stage," police said in a statement.