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Man missing after river swim in Bern

National News // June 14, 2017

Police in Bern are searching for a 32 year old man who’s gone missing after swimming in the Aare River.

Dennis Jarvis Man missing after river swim in Bern

The river is a magnet for bathers at this time of year. Thousands leap into the fast flow and let the river take them down towards the city centre every summer.

The man, named as Nour by his family, went for a swim on Sunday – and he hasn’t been seen since.

In addition to the police search – his relatives have been searching the river banks for clues. He was only wearing a swimming costume when he went missing.

He’s married with three young children. 

Tags: missing, bern, river, aare

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