Fourth Former Feared Drowned After Falling In Sea While Fishing

The police personnel and firemen are at the scene for the rescue operation.

LABUAN: A 16-year-old male student is feared drowned after falling into sea near old fisheries jetty in downtown this morning.

The SMK Labuan student who lived in Jalan Kolam here was identified as Mohd Hilmi Hamizan Ahmad.

Labuan Fire and Rescue Department spokesman said the department was alerted to the incident at 11am.

“The boy is believed to have slipped and fallen into the sea while fishing with another friend.

“As of 7pm, the boy has yet to be found and the search and rescue mission is still ongoing,” the spokesman added.