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Body found dead Joey Hoffmann released in Turkey

Body found dead Joey Hoffmann released in Turkey

The body of Joey Hoffmann (21), which for weeks was missing in action in Turkey and eventually was found dead, after section, and DNA-research released for repatriation to the Netherlands.

That reports the Turkish newspaper Milliyet on the basis of sources in the forensic service in the Turkish city of Adana.

The parents of Hoffmann are in Turkey and have a uitvaartondernemer enabled to transport to the Netherlands to take care of.

Employees of that company have the body now of Adana to Antalya accompanied, from where it is to Haaksbergen is flown.

The municipality of Haaksbergen only want to report that the repatriation of the body of Hoffmann is a matter of the family, just as the funeral. According to a spokesperson, the municipality has the journey of the family to Turkey is not paid. However, the parents of Hoffmann by the municipality to an external fund pointed out, that the costs will be reimbursed.

Cause of death

The Haaksbergenaar traveled in June with villagers Björn and Derya, Even to Turkey. He was since 8 July missing. On August 14, was his lifeless body found in a dried-up riverbed.

There are no indications that he by violence to the life. The results of the investigation into the cause of death to be expected within a few weeks.

See also:
Background: This we know about the death of Joey Hoffmann

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