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Help: Missing Person in Moscow (Updated)

Update: Body of a young man believed to be Nicolas Lazareff found north of Moscow

Moscow police are searching for a 22-year-old French-British man who was last seen in the early hours of Thursday morning in the north of the city, within a 15 minute radius (by car) of Medvedkovo Metro. 

Nicolas Lazareff was with his brother and a friend when they left Crazy Daisy bar on Turgenevskaya Ploshchad at around 4 a.m. 

They then got into a car with two unknown men and were taken to the north of Moscow before reportedly being robbed and left in a layby. 

Nicolas is 185 cm tall of stocky build, with blonde hair and light blue eyes (with a brown speck in one eye). He was wearing a long brown coat with a white fur-lined collar (pictured). If you have any information please contact the Moscow Police or call +7 (962) 994 41 08.

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