Dead body found in Cagayan river

Angelo Andrade, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jan 25 2017 02:03 PM

CAGAYAN DE ORO – A dead body was found floating in Cagayan de Oro river in Sitio Kabula, Barangay Lumbia past 5 a.m. on Wednesday.

The victim was later identified as Bernito Jamil, 37, from Barangay Kitambis, Binoangan in Misamis Oriental town.

According to Peter Rosario, he fetched Jamil from Binoangan last Monday and brought him to Barangay Mambuaya in Cagayan de Oro for work.

He added that he noticed Jamil’s sudden change of behavior.

The victim was last seen running around their place on Sunday and never went home.

Police are still investigating the victim's cause of death.