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Body of missing man found in Lake Biel

National News // May 27, 2020

The body of a man who’s been missing since last week has been found in Lake Biel. 

Photo by YUCAR FotoGrafik on Unsplash Body of missing man found in Lake Biel

The 28-year-old Bulgarian national who lived in Germany was said to have been last seen swimming in the lake on Thursday.

A joint cantonal police operation with teams from Geneva, Vaud and Bern, using sonar, say they found his body at a depth of 40 meters near St Peter’s Island. 

The body has been recovered and identified. An investigation is under way. 


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