UPDATE: Missing teenage swimmer in Huntersville, NC. found dead

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) A 13-year-old swimmer has been found deceased following a search around Mountain Island Lake after he fell off a boat on the water.

Huntersville Fire had search parties on the lake around Latta Plantation looking for the swimmer for nearly two hours before he was found around 5:00 p.m. on Sunday.

Officials were able to find the boy close to the boat since it was anchored at the time of the accident.

No further information has been released at this time.

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