Body of 9-year-old recovered at Shelly Beach

Police divers have recovered the body of a nine-year-old boy who went missing on Saturday night in the St Michaels Lagoon near Shelly beach on the Kwazulu-Natal south coast.

The boy’s body was found on Sunday morning after an all-night search by rescue teams and handed over to the Forensic Pathology Services‚ the National Sea Rescue Institute reported.

An inquest docket has been opened by police.

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