Search continues for teen swept away while swimming on Jersey Shore


SPRING LAKE, N.J. (WHTM) – Rescue crews are searching for a 15-year-old boy swept away while swimming on the Jersey Shore, according to WABC.

The boy and his sister were reportedly swimming in the ocean when they were caught in a rip current around 2:45 p.m., 

Josiah Jeremiah Robinson of Ewing went under while swimming at Brighton Avenue Beach in Spring Lake on Sunday afternoon, WABC reported.

A bystander and lifeguards rescued a young girl, but Josiah could not be found, police said.

A sea and air search failed to locate Josiah.

Information from WABC-TV;

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