The body of a 16-year-old wanted from Friday, who was swimming in the lake Księże (Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship) in the evening, was found. He was last seen by friends when he got into the water.
The press officer of the police in Nowe Miasto Lubawskie, Ludmiła Mroczkowska, informed journalists that the body of the missing 16-year-old was found, among others by using sonar. The search for the boy had been going on since Friday evening, was resumed on Saturday morning, and was difficult because there was poor visibility in the lake.
– There is a prosecutor on the spot who will decide on the next steps. At the moment, it seems that the circumstances of the 16-year-old’s death do not raise any doubts: the boy was with his peers by the lake, at one point he was the only one to enter the water and start swimming. After a while, he disappeared under the water. In the opinion of the witnesses, he could have contracted – said Mroczkowska.
He wanted to swim in the lake
The boy was missing late Friday night. As Mroczkowska told us earlier, on Friday evening before On 21, a notification was received from people who said that they had seen a 16-year-old boy swimming in the Księże lake in Bielice. – Suddenly it was supposed to disappear under the water – said the policewoman.
She added that the boy was a local resident.
The rescuers were looking for the 16-year-old on Friday, shortly after reporting. For over two hours they combed the bottom at a depth of about 2-2.5 meters and a distance of 30 meters from the shores of the lake.
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