It was the Russian news agency TASS that wrote that 16-year-old Alina Gorbacheva suddenly disappeared after a training session on Monday.
– Yes, that’s right, we are looking for her, her mother assures Ekaterina TASS.
The Russian skater won, among other things, the junior national championship earlier this year. She finished ninth in the Russian Championship.
Gorbacheva is said to have been reported missing after a training session in Moscow around 19:00. She is said to have been seen on surveillance images entering a garden on her way home, but television images do not show her exiting the garden.
Volunteers were also asked to help in the search for the missing 16-year-old girl, and divers had to search for several hours in the waters near the park, because they feared she had drowned after finding some socks that could have belonged to her. . Sport.ru He writes that the search is finally over.
Russian figure skating star Elizaveta Khodayberdieva has also signed up, and the case has attracted enormous interest in Russia.
And the latest news is that Gorbacheva has been spotted at a local coffee shop. RIA Novosty has obtained access to a surveillance video that shows the 16-year-old in good condition. A security guard is said to have also watched her around 1pm on Tuesday.
It appears the missing skater is still alive.
Alena Gorbacheva was seen in a cafe this afternoon #Moscow.
The 16-year-old has not been found yet and the search is still on, but SHOT who posted this CCTV says she is hiding out with friends after a fight with her coach. pic.twitter.com/9S9OZbiHer
– Tim White (@TWMCLtd) August 29, 2023
It gives hope that the case will have a happy ending. It is also stated that she had an argument with her coach prior to her disappearance. As of now, Gorbacheva is still officially missing.
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