12-foot boat capsized Saturday evening, LDWF says
Search and rescue teams recovered the body of a missing 15-year old boy from Black Bayou Lake in Caddo Parish late Tuesday morning.
According to media reports, the youth was identified as Deontay Johnson, of Rodessa.
Search crews received a call about 7:15 on Saturday, May 6 about a capsized boat with four teenagers on board near the Highway 1 bridge on Black Bayou Lake, according to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.
A passerby on the bridge called 911 for help, the release states.
It is not known what caused the boat to capsize. None of the boys was wearing a life jacket, according to the release.