Body recovered in Loosahatchie River during search for missing teen

Search for missing teen will resume this morning

SHELBY COUNTY, Tenn. (WMC) - The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office says search and rescue crews found a body Friday morning during their search for a missing teen in a river in north Shelby County.

The sheriff’s office was looking for 15-year-old Prince Stewart who was last seen in the Loosahatchie River around 10 a.m. Thursday.

Crews spent 11 hours searching for Stewart Thursday.

SCSO says a body was found just before 11 a.m. Investigators are awaiting positive identification.

Investigators say Stewart was with three other teens when he went missing.

Search continues for missing teen in Loosahatchie River

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