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Police: Body of 2-year-old swept away in creek has been found

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ARDMORE, Okla. — The body of 2-year-old boy Jeremiah Mayer, who was swept away in flood waters

Jeremiah Mayer Courtesy: Marsha Miller

Jeremiah Mayer
Courtesy: Marsha Miller

Wednesday night, has been found.

Around 9 p.m. Wednesday, police requested assistance from Oklahoma Highway Patrol in a water rescue in

Hickory Creek.

Troopers say Ardmore officers and people living in the area all helped in the search.

Police say the 2-year-old was swept away when the family was trying to leave their home.

Ardmore has seen more than five inches of rain due to remnants of Tropical Storm Bill.

 

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