16-Year-Old Swimmer Missing Off Boynton Beach | NBC 6 South Florida

16-Year-Old Swimmer Missing Off Boynton Beach

The Coast Guard is searching for a 16-year-old boy who went missing while swimming in the waters off South Florida.

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    The Coast Guard is searching for a 16-year-old boy who went missing while swimming in the waters off South Florida.
     
    The Coast Guard says Boynton Beach Police reported the teen missing around 7:45 p.m. Sunday evening.

     
    Authorities say he was last seen swimming shirtless near the Boynton Beach Inlet. The teen went underwater but failed to resurface while swimming with a cousin.

    Boat crews from the Coast Guard station at Lake Worth Inlet and a helicopter from the Miami station launched to search the area.

     
    Palm Beach County authorities have joined the Coast Guard's search for the boy.