08 July 2008

Body of 'balloon priest' found

Body of 'balloon priest' found | The Australian: "THE body a Brazilian priest who floated off tied to 1000 giant party balloons has been recovered about 100 km off the Brazilian coast, Deutsche Presse-Agentur reports .
Father Adelir de Carli went missing in April while attempting to fly with theparty balloons tied to a chair.

The body was recovered by a tugboat crew off Rio de Janeiro state, DPA reports .

Police said clothing, a rucksack and shoes left little doubt that the body was that of the priest but DNA tests would be conducted to provide final proof."

1 comment:

Adam Gonnerman said...

I wonder what made flying off in a chair lifted by party balloons seem like a good idea.


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