GROVETOWN, Ga. (WJBF) – Update (8:51 am)- The drowning victim’s body has been recovered.

The victim has been identified as Mikell Cory Waters.

The call came in at 7:00 pm. According to Chief Scott Wheatley, dispatch said the call was in regards to “a white male who was swimming in the quarry went under and did not resurface.” The Columbia County Coroner is on the scene.

According to the Columbia County Coroner, Vernon Collins, the body of the drowning victim was recovered at 7:40 pm.

There are no other details at this time.

Count on NewsChannel 6 for more information on this developing investigation.