Body of toddler feared drowned found

KOTA KINABALU, The search for a child who was feared drowned in Sungai Kampung Tebobon for the past two days, has ended when his body was found about three kilometers from the area of the victim’s house.

The Fire and Rescue Department said in a statement that the body of Putra Daniel Samsul, three-years and four months, was found at about 12.19 pm today.

“The Search and Rescue (SAR) operation was resumed at 6 am this morning together with 12 members assisted by the K9 Unit members,the statement said.

The area of the search was carried out around the river where the victim was believed to have disappeared at about 6 pm on Saturday.

The body of the victim had been handed over to the police for further action.

Source: BERNAMA (News Agency)