How tragic story of missing Karl Law unfolded

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THIS timeline shows the tragic series of events that led to missing Fareham man Karl Law’s body being found in Prague.

The 35-year-old builder’s funeral was held at St John’s Church in Fareham yesterday.

Karl Law who went missing on a stag in Prague ,  fianc�e Amanda Collins, 30, and their three-year-old son Lenny.''Photo supplied by Amanda PPP-140412-101020001

Karl Law who went missing on a stag in Prague , fianc�e Amanda Collins, 30, and their three-year-old son Lenny.''Photo supplied by Amanda PPP-140412-101020001

- November 14 - Stag party flies out to Prague to celebrate the coming marriage of Lee Cross.

- November 15 - Karl Law is seen for the last time around midnight outside a bar.

- November 16 - The rest of the stag party realise Karl has not returned to the hotel. This is reported to Czech police.

- November 17 - Members of the stag party fly home while Karl’s brother Craig and cousin Steve Stock stay and search.

Karl Law who went missing on a stag in Prague ,  fianc�e Amanda Collins, 30, and their three-year-old son Lenny.''Photo supplied by Amanda PPP-140412-101102001

Karl Law who went missing on a stag in Prague , fianc�e Amanda Collins, 30, and their three-year-old son Lenny.''Photo supplied by Amanda PPP-140412-101102001

Karl misses his son Lenny’s third birthday.

- November 18 - Family members fly in to Prague to join the search. The British Embassy offers consular assistance.

Dozens of family and friends gather at a fundraising night at the Hoeford Inn, Fareham.

- November 19 - Family members make their first television appeal on Czech news.

- November 20 - Lee speaks of his frustration at an apparent lack of help from Czech police.

- November 21 - More than 250 people gather at Hill Park Memorial Working Men’s Club, in Highlands Road, Fareham, for a further fundraiser.

- November 25 - A private detective is hired to help Karl’s family in the search around the city. Previously the most recent sighting was in the early hours of Sunday, November 17.

- November 27 - Searchers’ hopes are raised again when a German man who works with homeless people tells them he is 100 per cent certain’ he saw Karl on November 23.

- November 30 - Karl’s cousin Steve Stock discovers a body during a search in an industrial area of the city. It is not Karl, but a Czech national.

- December 4 - Karl’s 35th birthday.

- December 7 - A body is found in a river in Prague.

- December 8 - It is confirmed that the body found in the Vltava river is Karl.