A 12-year-old girl is missing after being attacked by a crocodile on the Philippine island of Palawan, police said Saturday, just weeks after a similar incident in the region popular with foreign tourists.
The girl was fetching water in a heavily-forested area of the island Thursday when a crocodile dragged her away in front of her horrified siblings, a police report said.
A search is underway but the coast guard and police are yet to find any sign of the child.
It marks the second crocodile attack in Palawan in less than a month. Read more