Missing teen's body found in Yellow River | News
GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. -- Gwinnett County Medical Examiner's Office confirms the body found by a kayaker in the Yellow River on Saturday is that of a missing teenage boy.
On Nov. 19, friends of 14-year-old Jaheem McGhee said he fell into the river while trying to cross. They did not notify police until a day later.
A kayaker discovered the body Saturday as he was making his way down the river and then called 911. In a statement, police said that the body was found around 4:30 p.m. in the river between Bending River Trail and Stone Mountain Highway.
The Gwinnett County Medical Examiner's Office said that the cause of death was drowning.