The lifeless body of Julian Zeitoun was found Friday on the north-east face of the Mont Faron, in the Var.
It is the specialized team intervention in dangerous areas of the firefighters who made the macabre discovery in the middle of the afternoon.
This high school student 17 years of age, enrolled at the school Dumont d’urville, had been missing since Tuesday.
This afternoon, he had been seen at the cable car of Faron. The employees of the cableway, remember him having sold a round-trip ticket.
It would even have informed on possible paths to walk. A wide array of assistance, including a helicopter and dogs had immediately been put in place to find it.
For the moment the causes of his death remain a mystery. An autopsy will be performed in the coming days to learn more about the circumstances of his death.