Boy's body retrieved from North West dam

2017-03-22 08:19
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Johannesburg - The body of a 12-year-old boy who went missing after a recreational day on a dam in Geysdorp, North West, at the weekend has been found, police said on Wednesday.

The boy, along with four others boys aged between 12 and 13, fell from a tube that was being pulled by a boat on Sunday, the SA Police Service’s official Facebook page stated.

The boat operator retrieved all but one of the boys, sparking a search by police divers that only started on Monday.

His body was retrieved on Tuesday.

A case of culpable homicide was being investigated.

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