HOUSTON (FOX 26) - The body of a 16-year-old boy that drowned near Magnolia Garden Park was recovered, according to Harris County deputies.
Authorities were told the teen may have been visiting from California.
Deputies say he was allegedly playing catch in the marina and went deep south. He was unable to swim and not wearing a life jacket.
Update on Magnolia Garden Park: the body of 16-yr-old Hispanic male has been recovered & confirmed deceased. Told he may have been visiting from California. Playing catch in the marina & went in deep spot. Unable to swim & not wearing life jacket. Condolences to family #HouNews pic.twitter.com/2HMMsSiYsO— Ed Gonzalez (@SheriffEd_HCSO) June 9, 2019