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Body of missing 9-year-old boy found on shore

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Update: 12:40PM POLICE have discovered the body of a nine-year-old boy who was reported missing with his grandfather in the Cakaudrove waters last week.

Spokeswoman Ana Naisoro this morning said the body was found yesterday afternoon on the Salialevu Estate shore by an employee of the estate

"The two were on their way to Navakacoa Village to drop off passengers but failed to return home to Yacata Island," Ms Naisoro said.

Meanwhile, the search for the 63-year-old grandfather has been called off.

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