Matagorda County Jetty Park

Matagorda County Jetty Park

At 11:04 p.m. Monday, Matagorda County deputies found the body of a 10-year-old boy who disappeared with a 30-year-old man while in the surf Sunday evening.

A person on Matagorda Beach called the Matagorda Sheriff’s Office at 11 p.m. Monday after they found the boy’s body about a third of a mile west of the Jetty Park vehicle beach entrance, according to a news release issued Tuesday morning from the sheriff’s office.

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Geoff Sloan reports on business and breaking news in the Crossroads region. He received his Bachelor's in international relations with minors in journalism and French from Texas State University. Reach him at gsloan@vicad.com or @GeoffroSloan on Twitter.

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Geoff Sloan reports on business and breaking news in the Crossroads region. He received his Bachelor's in international relations with minors in journalism and French from Texas State University. Reach him at gsloan@vicad.com or @GeoffroSloan on Twitter.

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