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Islands in focus: Boy missing off Parangtritis beach

  • The Jakarta Post

| Thu, December 27 2012 | 10:32 am

PREMIUM BANTUL: A young tourist from Tawangmangu, Central Java, identified as Prihandoyo, 13, was reported missing on Wednesday after a large wave swamped him and six friends at Parangtritis beach in Bantul, Yogyakarta.

According to Sunardi, a witness, Prihandoyo was playing soccer when at around 5:30 a.m., he and his friends went into the sea to retrieve their ball, which had been thrown into the ...