BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Authorities have recovered the body of a 13-year-old boy who went into the Susquehanna River Tuesday, but never resurfaced.
The body of Dillon Pierce was found Wednesday morning.READ MORE: 3 Baltimore Firefighters Killed In Partial Building Collapse, 1 In Critical Condition
A Cecil County School official confirms Pierce was a 7th grader at Perryville Middle School, and a counseling team will be at the school to help students.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Potential Nor'Easter Could Bring Snow This Weekend
Rescue crews were unable to locate Pierce’s body on Tuesday, despite two rounds of searching. The rescue was being coordinated from the Perryville Pier.MORE NEWS: Gun Stolen From Baltimore Used In Ambush Shooting of NYC Officers, Police Say