Coast Guard finds body in Lake Erie near Saybrook Township where teen went missing

SAYBROOK TOWNSHIP, Ohio - The U.S. Coast Guard said that a body was found Monday in Lake Erie in the Saybrook Township area near Ashtabula.

Crews had been searching for a missing 13-year-old boy who jumped off of a barge and into Lake Erie Friday evening near Saybrook Township Park.

The Coast Guard brought in a C130 long range surveillance aircraft from North Carolina and an additional helicopter from Air Station Detroit to search over the weekend.

The Coast Guard has not released any information about the identity of the person. Refresh this page or check the newsnet5 app for updated details throughout the day.

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