Lebanon News

Body of man reported missing found in n. Lebanon

Civil defense workers remove the body of Patrick Sfeir from the water in Amsheet, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. (The Daily Star/NNA, HO)

BEIRUT: A 33-year-old man reported missing earlier this week was found dead Tuesday in a north Lebanon beach, a security source told The Daily Star.

Patrick Roger Sfeir, a graphic designer, was reported missing Sunday night after he failed to return to his home in Hazmieh. His vehicle was found Monday morning on an Amsheet beach.

Rescue teams launched search efforts Monday morning while police searched Sfeir's vehicle looking for clues, discovering the man's wallet and cellphone.

A source close to the family described Sfeir as a lively, adventurous man who frequented the Amsheet beach on a regular basis.

The security source said investigation was ongoing to determine the circumstances behind the incident.

In photos released by the National News Agency, Sfeir was stil wearing a pair of flippers when rescue teams found his body.





Your feedback is important to us!

We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.

Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.

Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (

comments powered by Disqus



Interested in knowing more about this story?

Click here