Syrian Refugee Found Dead Near Bulgaria-Macedonia Border

Crime | October 29, 2013, Tuesday // 14:41

The body of a Syrian refugee has been discovered outside the Bulgarian village of Ranentsi, near the country’s border with Macedonia.

The body exhibited no traces of violence, police said on Tuesday.

The 36-year-old refugee had been placed in the Transit Center in Pastrogor. An ID document issued by the Transit Center has been found on the body.

The man traveled by bus from Sofia to the town of Kyustendil and then hired a cab to the vicinity of Ranentsi, according to local media.

Police are investigating the case.

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