Teen’s body found in South Carolina river near coast

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Searchers have found the body of a teen who fell from a boat in a river near the South Carolina coast.

News outlets reported that Charleston County officials said the body of 17-year-old Joseph Chomyn of the Isle of Palms was found Monday morning near a landing on Johns Island.
  
Capt. Robert McCullough with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources says officials were called to the Stono River around 8 p.m. Saturday.
  
Crews from the state agency, as well as the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office and St. John’s Fire Rescue had searched parts of the river Sunday.
  
Chomyn was a student at Porter-Gaud School in Charleston.
  
The coroner’s office has not yet determined how the teen died.

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