UPDATE: Dive Team Recovers Body Of Teen In Dierkes Lake


By Jay Michaels and Paul Johnson

UPDATE 2:51 p.m. Twin Falls, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) This afternoon search and rescue workers located the body of a 14 year old boy at Dierkes Lake.

Shortly after 11:00 a.m., swimmers reported Muan "Jeremy" Sing as missing after diving off the cliffs at Dierkes Lake. Twin Falls Police and Twin Falls County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue arrived on the scene shortly after 11:30 a.m.

Divers finally managed to locate Sing’s body just before 2:00 o’clock this afternoon.

The Twin Falls County Coroner took possession of the body, and still needs to officially determine the cause of death. A sheriff’s spokeswoman says that’s necessary, even though drowning is the likely cause.


UPDATE 1:55 pm - The dive team has recovered the body of the missing teen.

UPDATE 12:51 pm - Authorities say the 14 year old boy is from the CSI Refugee program. He was last seen in the shallow water at Dierkes Lake. He is part of the summer school program at Lighthouse Christian School in Twin Falls.

Twin Falls, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) - Search and Rescue personnel from Twin Falls county are searching the Dirkes Lake area near Shoshone Falls this afternoon for a 14-year old boy who was last seen about 11:30 am this morning in the water. The call for help came in about 11:55 according to Lori Stewart with the sheriff’s office. A dive team is currently searching the swimming area.

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