he household of a British hiker who went lacking in Switzerland has confirmed his physique has been discovered.
Aidan Roche, 29, an offshore chemical engineer from Middlesborough, was discovered within the Grindelwald space near the place he was strolling on the Eiger Path.
His brother, Connor Roche, stated in a Fb put up that Aidan’s physique was discovered by police close to the path.
“The information has hit us all arduous, even with this consequence on our minds over the previous couple of months,” he stated.
“On behalf of my whole household I wish to say a large thanks to everybody who helped us via all of this. The outpouring help from so many individuals has obtained us via all the uncertainty and anguish and reveals simply how cherished Aidan was.”
Mr Roche was final heard from on June 22 after he went on a two-week solo tenting journey. He was due dwelling two days earlier than he went lacking.
Authorities started trying to find him amid on-line appeals for assist to search out him from household and mates. His van was discovered at a campsite within the days after he went lacking. The final photograph of Aidan positioned him close to the village of Grindelwald.
A web-based fundraising enchantment raised greater than £30,000 to assist fund the seek for him.
Mr Roche was described by his good friend Beth Taylor as having “the largest coronary heart”.
In his Fb assertion Mr Roche’s brother thanked everybody who shared Aidan’s footage and donated to assist discover him.
“All of this helped to carry him dwelling to us,” he stated.