Fisherman Found Dead

A fisherman was found dead in the shoreline of Barangay Tuburan, EB Magalona around 8:00 a.m. Sunday.

Senior Inspector Bonifacio Aral, Jr., EB Magalona PNP chief identified the victim as Ricarido Ligayano Dela Cruz, 63, single, resident of the place.

Aral said the victim went fishing around 2:00 p.m. Saturday at the shoreline of Barangay Tuburan, but he may have fallen to the seawater. Another fisherman identified as Renante Astodillo saw his motorboat abandoned.

The Coast Guard, Rescue team and other fishermen conducted search and rescue operation until they saw the victim floating at the shoreline of the barangay around 7:40 a.m. Sunday.

He is believed to have drowned. *(CMG)




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