The Malta Independent 21 October 2021, Thursday

Armed forces retrieve corpse found at sea off Xatt l-Ahmar in Gozo

Thursday, 30 November 2017, 14:36 Last update: about 5 years ago

The Armed Forces of Malta have retrieved a body that was spotted in the sea of Xatt l-Aħmar in Gozo late this morning.

The police said details were still scarce but the body was transferred to Mgarr Harbour on an AFM vessel.

The body is believed to be that of a diver since Xatt l-Ahmar is a popular diving spot. It is still to be identified.

This was the second incident at sea since Wednesday, when a Polish man died after being found face down in the water at Ghajn Tuffieha. 

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