Authorities recover body of teen drowning victim in Wilson Co.

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Officials in Wilson County have recovered the body of a drowning victim at a local boat ramp.  

The Wilson County Sheriff’s Office said they recovered the body at the Cedar Creek Boat Ramp in Mt. Juliet.   

Deputies confirmed the person was 17-year-old Elijah “Keon” Dotson, who attempted to swim to a buoy past the swim area but went under due to a depth change and was unable to resurface. 

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