Body found on shore of Lake Neuchâtel confirmed as missing girl, 17
Vaud police have confirmed a body found on Monday evening on the banks of Lake Neuchâtel is a missing 17-year-old girl.
Identified only as Sara – the girl was last seen alive on December 27th.
A 19-year-old man has been arrested. He’s been described as the victim’s ex-boyfriend.
Sara lived in Baulmes in canton Vaud. Friends say she was due to meet up with the ex-boyfriend in Yverdon-les-Bains on that date.
Friends of the couple say their relationship was volatile and Sara’s mother was against it.
Police had been searching for a week after she disappeared. They say they’re treating her death as murder.