Young Man Found Dead in Downtown Sofia 'Was Immigrant'

Crime | December 8, 2014, Monday // 13:02
Bulgaria: Young Man Found Dead in Downtown Sofia 'Was Immigrant' Photo by BGNES

The body of a young man has been found lifeless at the entrance of an apartment block on Macedonia Blvd, in the center of Bulgaria's capital Sofia, authorities say.

There are conflicting reports about his identity and origin, with some of his neighbors saying he was an immigrant and spoke Arabic and others claiming he was married to a Bulgarian woman currently living with another man.

Neighbors say the young person, who lived with his brother in the building where his body was found, had hosted a "party" on Sunday night, Darik Radio reports.

Earlier information suggested he and his brother were born into a family of a Bulgarian woman and an African man.

Police do not yet known whether the man was murdered. The area has been sealed off while investigators are exploring the site.

We need your support so can keep delivering news and information about Bulgaria! Thank you!

Crime » Be a reporter: Write and send your article
Tags: sofia
Advertisement All Are Welcome! Join Now!
Bulgaria news (Sofia News Agency - is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news. The editorial staff also publishes a daily online newspaper "Sofia Morning News." (Sofia News Agency - and Sofia Morning News publish the latest economic, political and cultural news that take place in Bulgaria. Foreign media analysis on Bulgaria and World News in Brief are also part of the web site and the online newspaper. News Bulgaria