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Teen drowns in Cumberland pond

Posted April 18, 2011 12:56 p.m. EDT

— A 16-year-old died Sunday afternoon in a Cumberland County pond, authorities said Monday.

Jaquail Renfrow, a ward of Falcon Children’s Home, at 7568 N. West St. in Falcon, jumped off a pier into a pond across the street from the home and didn't resurface, authorities said. Witnesses said several other teens were swimming in the pond at the time.

No other details were released.