Authorities are continuing their search for a teenager who disappeared over the weekend near Swift Island.
18-year-old Jaquarious Kendall is a senior at Albemarle High School, and he was last seen by his family about 1 a.m. Sunday. Since then, family members and law enforcement officers have been looking for Kendall, first focusing on an area near the Garrison Bridge on Hwy. 24/27 where the teen’s car was found secured.
Stanly County Sheriff George Burris told WMTG his deputies have done several interviews as they continue their investigation. Burris said deputies planned another search and more interviews today.
Volunteers are being asked to assist in the search. Those able to help are asked to meet Thursday at 1 p.m. at the Garrison Bridge.
Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or the Stanly County Sheriff’s Office at 704-986-3700.