Body pulled from Conn. water believed to be missing swimmer

Posted at 6:14 PM, Jun 21, 2013
and last updated 2013-06-21 18:14:20-04


A body pulled from the waters near the Long Island Sound is believed to be that of a 12-year-old boy who went missing while swimming with friends Friday afternoon, Stamford officials confirm.

The boy was reported missing from the group at 1:53 p.m., while swimming in the area between Brush Island and Cove Island Park.

Rescue and dive teams pulled a body from the water just after 5 p.m.