Police identify teen who drowned in Cumberland River

Thursday, June 10, 2010 at 10:47am

Metro police identified the teen who drowned last night in the Cumberland River as Jamarcus Sneed.

The 18-year-old was swimming with friends near Riverbend Apartments in west Nashville at 7:30 p.m. when he began to struggle and disappeared under water.

Operation of Emergency Management personnel recovered Sneed’s body just before 9 p.m.