Home Page >> North Cyprus 13 February 2020, Thursday 10:31

Body of watchman last seen in Turkish Mediterranean province found off Cyprus

Body of watchman last seen in Turkish Mediterranean province found off Cyprus

The body of Oktay Avcı, a watchman who went fishing on Jan. 11 in the Tarsus district of the Mediterranean province of Mersin but whose whereabouts were unknown for 32 days, was found on the coast of Yenierenköy town in Karpaz peninsula, 150 kilometers across the sea from Tarsus.

Paylaş  
0
0
0
0

The body of Oktay Avcı, a watchman who went fishing on Jan. 11 in the Tarsus district of the Mediterranean province of Mersin but whose whereabouts were unknown for 32 days, was found on the coast of Yenierenköy town in Karpaz peninsula, 150 kilometers across the sea from Tarsus.

Upon suspicion that the body of the man found on the beach belongs to Avcı, his family came to TRNC for identification.

Avcı's family, who was taken to the forensic medicine unit, identified on Feb. 12 that the body belonged him.

Avcı and his friend Ömer Özer, who worked as watchmen at the Tarsus Police Department, set sail to fish on Jan. 11, however, Özer's body was found at sea on Jan. 16.


banner

Show Your Response
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 

banner

Facebook yorum
COMMENTS
0
WAITING FOR PERMISSION
0
PM Tatar condemns Khojaly massacre
image Prime Minister Ersin Tatar condemned the Khojaly massacre in an interview he gave to Azerbaijani television on the 28th anniversary of the massacre.
The opportunity for a solution will knock on our doors once again after elect...
image President Mustafa Akıncı said that those who endured pain and suffering on this island in the past should be able to share its benefits in an equitable fashion.
Top officials discuss constitutional amendments
image President Mustafa Akıncı is meeting on Thursday with the Speaker of Parliament Teberrüken Uluçay, Prime Minister Ersin Tatar and the head of the Supreme Court Narin Şefik .