Search suspended for boy missing in Delaware River

Police reportedly suspended their search for a 15-year-old boy in the Delaware River near Frenchtown, N.J., on Wednesday afternoon because of an approaching storm.

New Jersey State Police confirmed reports that a boy was missing in or around the river. He was described as African-American, wearing black trunks, a white T-shirt and flip-flops, according to the reports.

The boy was floating on a raft near Treasure Island when he disappeared under the water, according to the reports.

Boat teams and divers from Bucks and Hunterdon counties and a state police helicopter searched for hours before stopping for the weather, according to the reports.

The Hunterdon prosecutor's office also was involved in the search, a state police spokesman said.

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