The body of a man, other details unknown at this stage, was found in the sea area of Lara, shortly before 10.00 am, with the Police examining whether it is the young immigrant, 23 years old, who was ignored according to the allegations of immigrants who arrived with the boat at dawn, in the area of Lara.
According to the Spokesperson of ADE Paphos and Head of TAE Paphos Michalis Nikolaou in the sea area of Lara in a small bay, a small boat of the Port and Maritime Police located the man floating unconscious. The specific person was transported to the land while he is waiting for the examination of the medical examiner.
“The police are examining whether this is the young immigrant, 23 years old, who according to the allegations of the immigrants who arrived in the area at dawn, was ignored,” said Mr. Nikolaou. From the first moment, he added, the Coast Guard and the Maritime Police rushed to the area for the purpose of locating him. who arrived in the early hours of Thursday in the area of Lara. According to the procedure, he said, his details are expected to be verified, while a medical examiner was called to the scene in an attempt to determine the causes of death.
The count of the new wave of immigrants so far shows that these are 44 immigrants of Arab origin, of which 2 women, 6 children and 38 men, he added.
Announcement for identification The Larnaca Search and Rescue Coordination Center also issued a statement, noting that at 07.10am it received information from the Port and Maritime Police that after locating migrants in the sea area near Agios Georgios Pegeias, it was ascertained that one of the occupants of the boat./p>
KSED immediately activated the E-D Plan “NEARCHOS” and immediately mobilized a helicopter of 460 MED, a speedboat of the Port and Maritime Police, a pedestrian patrol of ADE Paphos and lifeguards Paphos Administration to carry out investigations in the area of the incident.
After extensive investigations the person was found unconscious at 09:50 and received by a patient tax of the Ambulance Service of OKYPY, concludes the announcement of KSED.