Decomposed body found at sea off Portomaso – 16.08.2017

A decomposed body of a male person was found a mile out at sea near Portomaso this evening and brought to land aboard MELITA I AFM SAR launch.
Police confirmed that the body was discovered at about 1845hrs of which both P 02 and MELITA I left their base at Marsamxett Harbour.
A magisterial inquiry is under way.

Images of P 02 and MELITA I rushing to the scene at 1850 hrs –