Body of man who jumped over board found
The body of an 18-year-old man who jumped from the "Baltic Princess" on Jan 5 has been found near Nagu. The man was from Salo and the police suspected he jumped into the sea when the vessel was on its way to Turku for unknown reasons. The police had asked for help from the Armed Forces to find the man. Dozens of the Armed Forces diver participated in the operation, using the Navy's system for underwater search. In the evening of Jan 23 the body was found at a depth of 30 meters.
Police investigating death on board
A 30-year-old woman was found dead in a cabin on thwe “Baltic Princess” on the way from Stockholm to Turku. The police have arrested a man in connection with the death after arrival in the port and was now investigating the case. The ferry left Stockholm on Oct 15, 2018, and arrived at Turku at 7.15 p.m. A cleaner found the victim in her cabin in the night. The passengers were informed that the ship was delayed
Repairs lasting until weekend
The "Baltic Princess" will have to be drydocked at Turku Repair Yard Ltd. for repairs until March 17 due to an oil leakage at the propeller shaft. The ship was expected to return to service in Turku with the morning departure on March 19. As a result the ferry "Galaxy" will take over the night's departure from Turku on March 16 amd 17. The operator contacted all affected customers accordingly.Upload News