By J. Jala | 10:54 PM August 13, 2020
A 14-year-old girl was found dead in Barangay Cambigsi in Bilar town on Thursday morning (August 13), according to a police report.
According to Police Master Sergeant Joel Calamba of Bilar Police Station, the teenager in Cambigsi village reportedly slipped into the canal and believed to have died after drowning.
The incident happened at 5:30 p. m. on Wednesday, August 12. Police said it was raining hard that day.
The girl was found lifeless the following day at a grassy portion of the canal a few meters away from the victim’s residence.
Police said there was no evidence of foul play.