The 14-year old Grade 8 student who went missing yesterday after he was ganged up by at least ten other minors and thrown into Cagayan de Oro River near the river dike in Tibasak, Barangay Macasandig was found dead at around noon today at Sitio Cala-cala also in Macasandig.
Radio reports state that the lifeless body of Raymond Leyte, from Brgy Camaman-an, was found by local residents floating near the riverside. It was gathered that the victim was at the site taking a bath at the river when the suspects approached and started beating him up. Four suspects, all minors are already in police custody awaiting criminal charges. Meanwhile, a local barangay official is planning to pass a resolution or ordinance to prohibit loitering especially teens in the area.
Watch the live report by Magnum Radyo below.