Teenager missing in waters near Boynton Beach

Coast Guard aiding in search effort to find 16-year-old

Published On: Jan 13 2014 08:22:03 AM EST   Updated On: Jan 13 2014 04:17:31 PM EST
BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. -

Coast Guard crews are aiding in the search for a missing 16-year-old in the water near Boynton Beach Inlet.

According to a Coast Guard representative, the teenage boy was reported missing around 7:45 p.m. Sunday. He had been swimming with his cousin when he went under water and did not resurface.

Crews from the Coast Guard's Station Lake Worth Inlet and an MH-65 helicopter crew from the Miami Air Station were launched to aid Palm Beach Fire Rescue and the Palm Beach Sheriff's Office in the search.

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