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Swimmer missing in Ochlocknee River

By Christian Jennings - bio | email

GRADY COUNTY,  GA (WALB) –  Dive teams from several South Georgia counties will continue searching the Ochlocknee River in Grady County Monday morning for a missing swimmer.

Officials say 36-year-old Felton Moore of Climax got caught in the river current around seven Sunday evening near Dickys Ferry Road off Lower Hawthorne Trail near Cairo.

He was swimming with his family when he went under and never surfaced. Crews called off the search late Sunday night after hours of searching due to bad weather.

They will pick back up at eight Monday morning.


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