Local News

Teen drowns in Cumberland pond

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

Posted Updated

FALCON, N.C. — 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.

 Credits

Matthew Burns, Web Editor

Copyright 2023 by Capitol Broadcasting Company. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.