Teen feared to have drowned at Anson B. Nixon Park pond

Kennett Township >> Police and rescue personnel were called Thursday night to a pond at Anson B. Nixon Park.

The call came over the police radio at about 8:25 p.m. As of 8:45 p.m., rescue workers were searching the pond for a 17-year-old male dressed in black who was believed to have been missing in the water for about 15 minutes before police were called.

Reports at the scene indicated those missing were younger, but those could not be confirmed.

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A later report on the police radio indicated one body had been recovered.

Rescue workers were checking out early unconfirmed reports that a second person might be missing in or near the pond.

Divers and lighting were also being called to the scene.

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