Missing Virginia 18-year-old found dead near Nelson, Albemarle county line


The body of a missing Doswell 18-year-old man last seen swimming in a rock quarry near Schuyler, Virginia has been found.

Members of the Virginia State Police Search and Recovery Team found the body Henry Christian Morin on Thursday, according to the Albemarle County Police Department.

The cause of death remains under investigation by police and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. 


Police have now identified the 18-year-old they are searching for following initial reports of a possible drowning near the Schuyler Quarry in Nelson County, NBC 29 reports.

Authorities were still looking for Henry Christian Morin from Doswell on Wednesday. 

At this point, investigators cannot confirm a drowning. They say this is still a missing persons case, and they will release more information as soon as possible.


Police are investigating a possible missing person situation near the Schuyler Quarry in Nelson County, according to NBC 29.

Authorities have released few details, but confirm emergency crews were called out for a possible drowning in the area of Schuyler Road around 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Crews from several jurisdictions could be seen by Quarry Hill Lane and Schulyer Road, including an underwater recovery crew and a canine unit.

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