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PCG: After continuous Search and Rescue (SAR) operations, Coast Guard Station Aurora successfully retrieved the cadaver of a drowned victim who was identified as Mr. Justin Paul M Delos Santos. He was reported missing after accidentally falling off at the rocky portion of AMCO Beach Resort, while taking selfie pictures together with his friend and was dragged for almost one and a half (1.5) nautical miles away from the incident area at Baler, Aurora yesterday, November 10.

According to Mrs. Ronalyn Asalita, 34 years old and a resident of Sitio Diguisit, Brgy Zabali, Baler Aurora, she saw a floating cadaver approximately two hundred (200) meters away from shoreline waters of lighthouse, Zabali, Baler Aurora.

Immediately, she reported it to the said SAR Team who proceeded directly at the said vicinity area and successfully retrieved the cadaver which was then identified by his relatives.

Subsequently, the cadaver was turned over to Baler Memorial Homes for proper disposition.