BELURAN, Dec 2 — A male adult body was found floating in Sungai Sapi near here this morning.
Beluran OCPD, Supt Kasim Muda said the body was found by a search and rescue team at about 11 this morning after receiving information that members of the public had seen the body floating in Sungai Labuk.
“At about 6pm yesterday (Dec 1), Beluran police received information from the public who saw a body floating from above the Sungai Labuk bridge in Kampung Bambangan.
“Acting on the information, a search and rescue operation was carried out by the Tagas-Tagas Police Station, but the search was unsuccessful due to the darkness and the swift current,” he said in a statement here today.
Kasim said the operation resumed at 7 this morning carried out jointly by the Beluran Fire and Rescue Station, Civil Defence Force, Rela and the villagers.