A body of a 13-year-old boy was recovered from Clinton Lake Spillway Friday morning, according to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Department.
Correction on the spelling: Jayion Harris-Jordan. https://t.co/fZjzstlpgo— Douglas Co. Sheriff (@DGSOSheriff) July 19, 2019
Jayion Harris-Jordan, the boy, went missing under the water while playing east of the Clinton Outlet with others.
Law enforcement started searching for Harris-Jordan Thursday evening, then into Friday morning.
Law enforcement are currently searching for a 13-year-old male who is missing in the water near the Clinton Outlet. The juvenile is a Lawrence resident. We will update as we have more information.— Douglas Co. Sheriff (@DGSOSheriff) July 19, 2019
Police said they recovered Harris-Jordan “not far from where he went under yesterday.”
“This is a very difficult time for his family and friends and our thoughts are with them,” the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said in a tweet.
Authorities said they will not be releasing further information at this time.