89-year-old fisherman drowns PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 26 June 2018 17:39

An 89-year-old fisherman reportedly drowned during a Sunday family bonding activity at a beach resort in Barangay Panubigan, Pitogo Municipality, Zamboanga del Sur.

A Police Regional Office-9 report identified the victim as Teofilo Meñoza, a resident of Purok Camya Tambid, Barangay Tongao, Pitogo Municipality, Zamboanga del Sur.

Meñoza was having a family bonding activity at the Talaungan Beach to celebrate St. John’s Day when his body was found floating by his daughter.

He was brought to the Rural Health Unit of Pitogo Municipality but was declared dead on arrival.

Investigation showed that the victim died of a heart attack.  (Remus Ong)