TINAMBAC, CAMARINES SUR—A 9-year-old boy was found lifeless in the Himoragat River yesterday at around 5:05 PM, police said.
|9-year-old boy drowns in Himoragat River|
Photo: Tinambac Municipal Police Station
The body of Rayven Anora y Olasco, a grade 2 student and a resident of Dona Clara Village in Naga City, was spotted floating facedown in the body of water by a resident of Barangay Sogod, this town.
The initial investigation reveals that the victim left his grandmother’s house at around noon of the same day.
Elements of Tinambac Municipal Police Station are still conducting a follow-up investigation to determine the victim’s cause of death.
Meanwhile, they reminded residents to keep a closer watch on children to avoid similar incidents.
It may be recalled that last month, three victims died from drowning in the same river.—BICOLSTANDARD.COM
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