Kadavu farmer still missing at sea
DAY three of the search for a 52-year-old villager of Nacomoto, Kadavu will continue today.
Police confirmed this saying yesterday’s search party led by the village headman of Nacomoto village located the man’s missing fibre glass boat submerged at the Soso passage in Kadavu.
The boat was pulled to shore but the owner remained missing when the search was called off last night.
The farmer was reported missing at the Vunisea Police Station on Sunday.
The victim was last seen drinking with two farmers from Mokoisa Village late Thursday day night in a fiberglass boat near to the village.
Police said the two Mokoisa villagers asked the victim to sleep and travel the next morning but woke up the next day to discover the victim and his 23ft fiberglass boat with 40HP and ”KD LAVETA” printed in red on the side of the boat missing.
The search has also located a gallon container used for fuel and a long flat wooden board found at Namara Village, and also received information that another gallon container was found at Vacalea Village by villagers.