Missing Teenager's Body Found In Dennis


DENNIS, Mass. (WBZ NewsRadio) — The body of a 15-year-old who went missing while swimming off the Cape has been recovered in Dennis.

According to the Coast Guard, a helicopter and a boat responded to the area of Highbank Road Bridge at around 7:45 p.m. Saturday for a report of the missing teen.

Dennis Police Lt. Peter Benson said the boy had been swimming with five friends in the Bass River when he started struggling and went underwater without resurfacing. A dive crew recovered his body early Sunday morning.

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