Search continues for man who went missing after diving in Birzebbuga

Workers of the Armed Forces of Malta are on a search for a 42-year-old man who allegedly went diving in Birżebbuġa on Sunday morning and did not reappear.

People who spoke to said that Danilo Scolari, an Italian who has been living in Malta for many years, did not surface after he went diving in the Freeport area on Sunday morning.

The District Police and the Army were informed of his disappearance and the latter began a search for him at sea with both a helicopter and a ferry used for such operations. A search on land by police yielded Solari’s motorbike and some other objects that he left behind before diving.

This site is informed that this morning searches were resumed by the Maltese Armed Forces.