Two-year old drowns in Taluksangay PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 16 May 2017 11:03

A two-year old boy was drowned after accidentally falling into the sea as he was walking towards his house in Purok 4 Taluksangay last Sunday.

Police identified the fatality as Nadzmer Kahal y Jul, of the same place.

Initial investigation showed that the boy was still seen by his aunt at around 7pm near a store in the area.

After two hours, bystanders were horrified to see the boy’s body floating in the sea near their house.

Relatives rushed the boy to the hospital but he was declared dead on arrival by the physician.

Police are suspecting that the boy slid and fell into the sea while walking towards their home.

The body was brought to their residence for Islamic burial rites. (Dan Toribio)