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Update: Missing Huguenot Park swimmer found, identified

5:20 PM, Jun 25, 2013   |    comments
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UPDATE 6/25/13: The drowning victim has been identified as 31-year-old Quinton Maurice Harris, according to JSO Public Information Officer Shannon Hartley.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Members of the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department are searching for a missing swimmer that disappeared at Huguenot Memorial Park of Heckscher Drive on Saturday.

According to JFRD, the swimmer has possibly drowned.

A unnamed surfer noticed two swimmers in distress and attempted to rescue them, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

The surfer was able to rescue one swimmer, but not the second swimmer. 

The rescued swimmer was transported to a nearby hospital. 

The swimmers condition is unknown, according to JSO. 

The JSO dive team has been dispatched to the area to search for the second swimmer.

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