A five-year-old girl has been found dead in a lake in Brandenburg. The child was reported missing by the grandparents after a celebration in Wusterhausen on Tuesday evening, said a police spokesman in Neuruppin on Wednesday morning. After a two-hour search, it was found lifeless in the water near the Klempowsee lake.
According to the current knowledge, the police assume an accident, as the spokesman said. In the search for the girl, sniffer dogs and helicopters were used, in addition to the police, rescue workers and the fire brigade as well as the relatives and volunteers were involved.