Body found floating off Western Algarve coast

The body of an unidentified man was found floating in the sea 16 kilometres off the Western Algarve’s Costa Vicentina yesterday (April 12), Portugal’s Navy has revealed.

It was recovered by the crew of the João Roby naval corvette at around 11.40am.

Further details are scarce. The Navy added only that the body was delivered to the “competent authorities” later that day in Sagres.

[email protected]