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Missing German film-maker found dead in Fethiye after three days

August 29, 2014

MUGLA (CIHAN)- A German documentary film-maker who went missing on Tuesday in the southwestern province of Mugla's Fethiye district was found dead on Friday.

Bernd Girrbach who arrived in Fethiye to shoot a documentary film went for a walk on Tuesday to carry out some research for his film. Girrback later called his wife saying that he was lost and could not find his way. An extensive search was conducted by the commando units along with plane and sniper dogs. On Friday, the units found a dead body belonging to Girrbach.

Gendarmerie launched an investigation into the incident.


Friday, August 29 2014, SOURCE: CIHAN


Sniper dogs

Search efforts

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Source: Cihan News Agency (Turkey)

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