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Missing boy, 5, fished out of Zambo river

  • Written by  Zaida delos Reyes-Palanca
  • Published in Metro
  • Read: 138

A Five-year-old boy who was reported missing by his parents was found floating in a river the other day in Zamboanga Sibugay.

The victim was identified as Troy C. Alabata, 5, resident of Block 10, Bgy. Goodyear, Kabasalan.
The victim was found at 10:40 a.m. floating in the river a few meters away from his house.
Accordingly, the victim was reported missing by his parents at around 7:30 p.m. on Friday when he left their house unnoticed by his mother.
The victim’s parents immediately reported the incident to local police who conducted ocular investigation in the area until the next day when they found the victim floating in the river.