Fisherman who sailed amid storm found dead

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Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, June 9) —  A fisherman who sailed amid the rains enhanced by Severe Tropical Storm Domeng was recovered dead off the coast of Malinao, Albay Saturday afternoon.

Authorities said the 24-year-old Aljun Camano went missing for two hours, prompting his family to alert the village.

Investigation revealed that around 2 pm, Camano and his brother went out fishing off the shore of Barangay Jonop.

He jumped to the sea to fix their net but did not immediately surface, the report said.

The local police coordinated immediately with the Philippine Coast Guard to hold a search and rescue mission but they were already too late.

Authorities reiterated its warning about the dangers of  sailing and fishing activities amid inclement weather.

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