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Man who had disappeared in Sfakia found dead

by Erno » 28 Oct 2018, 16:54

Man who had disappeared in Sfakia found dead - 28 October, 2018


A tragic ending had the search for a 69-years-old man in the Municipality of Sfakia.

The man had left Saturday for hunting, but as he did not come back, his intimates started to look for him, and informed the police authorities who participated in the investigations with firefighters, while the EMAK rescue team was also called.

Eventually, the unfortunate Sfakian, late this afternoon, was found dead by his relatives, at the entrance to a gorge [Kapnis gorge near Vouvás and Nomikianá], near a village north of Frangokastello.

Firefighters from the Anopoli station and police from Chora Sfakion, who - according to information - saw that he had fallen from a height, resulting in a tragic death.

The body of the 69-year-old is transferred by the men of the fire department to the nearest road in order to be sent to the Hospital of Chania for a autopsy.

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