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Toddler, 2, drowns at sea

Tevita Vuibau
Friday, January 03, 2014

Update: 11:49AM A TWO-year-old toddler who drowned yesterday afternoon at Cevai Village in Kadavu is believed to be the countrys first drowning victim of 2014.

Police say the incident occurred at 4pm and the childs body was found floating in the sea by a relative.

The victim was at home with his 6-year-old brother and grandfather and was last seen at around midday, Police spokeswoman Ana Naisoro said.

Investigations continue.