Rubigen BE: Body found lifeless near shore

On Wednesday (06/29/22) a lifeless person was found on the banks of the Aare in Rubigen (BE). The identification is still pending.

On Wednesday morning, June 29, 2022, the Bern cantonal police received a report that a lifeless person was lying in the Aare in the “Raintalau” area in Rubigen.

When the immediately deployed emergency services – including specialists from the maritime police of the cantonal police in Bern – arrived on site, they were able to sight the body near the shore and then salvage it. Only the death of the person could be determined.

Formal identification is pending.

Under the direction of the regional public prosecutor’s office in Bern-Mittelland, the cantonal police in Bern have started investigations to clarify the exact circumstances and the cause of death. According to current knowledge, a third party can be ruled out.

Source of the message: Kapo BE