Jerome Guguan Death | Obituary – Jerome Guguan age 8 who went missing was found drowned in Himamaylan City, Negros Occidental. The body was identified in Himamaylan City, Negros Occidental.
Benjamin said that Guguan was reported missing Sunday afternoon after he went swimming alone in a river at Barangay 1 where he is residing.
The child was swept by the strong river current when heavy rains fell, Benjamin said. His body was retrieved under a bridge of Luguay river at Barangay 3 yesterday.
His remains were identified by his father. He had no injuries.
Last week, three teenagers also died because of drowning when they went swimming at a river while three others survived the tragedy in Barangay Mandalagan here. Their bodies were retrieved at Matab-ang river in Talisay City.
We express our sympathy and deepest condolences to Guguan’s family today and in the days, weeks, months, and years that are to come as they cope with his passing. May his soul rest in peace.