Bad weather dampens rescue efforts

James Kon

Fire and Rescue Department (FRD) personnel came up empty handed yesterday as they continued their search and rescue efforts for the 17-year-old local who is feared to have drowned in a river in Kampong Tanjong Maya in the Tutong District.

The victim went missing on Sunday morning during a fishing trip. Search and rescue efforts were dampened by bad weather.

The victim was yet to be found at press time.