SCSO: 1 person dead, 1 child missing after going underwater in the Mississippi River

SCSO: 1 person dead, 1 child missing after going underwater in the Mississippi River

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office and other local agencies are investigating a drowning death at the Meeman-Shelby Forest boat ramp.

One person was recovered from the water and pronounced dead on the scene.

Search and Rescue crews are still searching the Mississippi River for a small child who reportedly went under water.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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