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5-year-old Drowns

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Sumter County- (WALB)  - A five year old boy drowned at Lake Blackshear in Sumter County this afternoon.

Sumter County Sheriff Pete Smith says the young boy was fishing from a dock at a home on Flintside Drive and went missing about two Saturday afternoon.

Authorities seached for about 3 hours and recovered his body about 5:30pm Saturday.  

His identify was not immediately released pending notification of relatives.