MEMBERS of the Namibian Police Force in Ohangwena are yet to retrieve the body of the 13-year-old Jonas Sebron who tragically drowned in the water well.
NamPol’s Public Relations Division Head, Deputy Commissioner Kauna Shikwambi said the tragic incident occurred at around 17:20 on Wednesday afternoon at the Okadiva village.
“It is alleged that the deceased and another 13-year-old child of went to fetch water from the well. In the process of fetching water, the deceased fell into the well and disappeared under the water,” she said.
According to Shikwambi, the body of the victim was not retrieved from the well that is about five metres deep, yet.