Posts tagged as missing

1 missing, 6 dead in storm in northern Greece

Thursday, July 11, 2019

A search and rescue operation was underway in northern Greece Thursday for a fisherman missing after a powerful storm left six people dead, including two children, and injured about 140. The violent storm in the northern Halkidiki peninsula on Wednesday night ripped up trees and power pylons, tossed vehicles and left swathes of debris across the coast. The 62-year-old fisherman took his fishing boat out in the afternoon and had…

Woman found alive after her Facebook picture changed to phone ‘covered in blood’

Monday, February 11, 2019

A missing woman has reportedly been found alive after her Facebook profile picture was changed to a chilling photograph of a smashed mobile phone “covered in blood” today. Ashley Dillard was initially reported missing on Friday evening. Her mum Tracy Parker got a call from her other daughter , who had just received a garbled message from another woman. The woman claimed Miss Dillard had asked her to alert the…

Discontinued search and rescue operation for a crew member of SWE Carrier general cargo ship in Lithuania and Latvia

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

On September 25 at 0920hrs local time the search and rescue efforts to find a crew member of SWE Carrier cargo vessel were discontinued. The operation began immediately when at 2348hrs on September 24 when the Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre was informed that a crew member of Swe Carrier vessel had gone missing. The person was last seen when the ship was going past the buoy of Liepaja Seaport. Dauphin…

Defence Forces are ending the active search for the missing AMRAAM missile

Friday, August 17, 2018

Today Estonian Defence Forces decided to end the active searches for a missing AMRAAM missile accidentally shot from Spanish fighter in Estonian airspace last Tuesday, but will stay ready to react and continue the search if new information arises. “All theoretical ground hitting points of the missile are now carefully searched. During the past two weeks, we employed three helicopters, five ground patrols and fifty men large units for the…

Latvia police investigate link between murdered insolvency administrator and missing businessman

Monday, June 18, 2018

Latvia’s State Police have begun an investigation of a possible link between the murdered insolvency administrator Mārtiņš Bunkus and the missing businessman Andris Bojārs, as confirmed by police representative Ilze Jurēvica. She explains that information was reported in November 2017 about Bojārs’ disappearance and a search was organized shortly after. It is also possible Bojārs is dead. Because of that, police have launched a criminal process. Investigation continues. Jurēvica says…