At around 12:10 PM on Tuesday, December 6th, 2016, 33-year-old Clara Coc Koy of Jalacte Village in the Toledo District was serving lunch to her children when she noticed that her youngest child was missing.
While searching for him, she was informed that the child was seen heading towards the river which was about 100-yards away from Koy’s home.
Upon arriving at the river, Koy found her son, 2-year-old Samuel Koy motionlessly floating in the river.
The body was retrieved and transported to the Punta Gorda Hospital where Samuel was pronounced dead upon arrival.
No foul play is being suspected at the time by Toledo Police.