Body of Missing Swedish Diver Found in Komodo National Park

The body of a Swedish diver was found by a tourist boat in Komodo National Park, East Nusa Tenggara, on Tuesday (02/01). (JG Photo/Donny Andhika Mononimbar)

By : Telly Nathalia | on 3:46 PM January 03, 2018
Category : News, Tourism

Jakarta. The body of a Swedish diver was found by a tourist boat near Sebayur Kecil Island in Komodo National Park, East Nusa Tenggara, on Tuesday (02/01), local police said.

Patrice Cyrille Maria Worth, 76, went missing on Dec. 27.

"According to preliminary identification, the body found on Tuesday was the Swedish tourist who drowned a few days ago," Manggarai Police chief Adj. Com. Julisa Kusumowardono said on Wednesday, as quoted by Antara News Agency.

He added that the remains were taken to Siloam Hospitals in Labuan Bajo for further identification.

Worth went missing on Dec. 27 in the waters off Mauwan Island, while diving with 17 other tourists.

 

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