Teen, 18, drowns in Cumberland River - WKRN News 2

Teen, 18, drowns in Cumberland River


NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Metro police have identified the teenager who drowned Wednesday night in the Cumberland River as 18-year-old Jamarcus Sneed.

Metro police said Sneed lived in the Riverbend Apartments on Cabot Drive in west Nashville and was swimming with friends in the river behind the complex when he began to struggle and disappeared underwater.

Rescuers found Sneed's body just before 9 p.m., about an hour and a half after he disappeared, in the same area of the river.

Additional details were not released.


Powered by WorldNow

441 Murfreesboro Road Nashville, TN 37210

Telephone: 615.369.7222
Fax: 615.369.7329
Email: news@wkrn.com

Can’t find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Young Broadcasting of Nashville, LLC. A Media General Company.