Coroner IDs teenager who died in apparent drowning at Glen Helen

An 18-year-old man who died in an apparent drowning at The Cascades in Glen Helen nature preserve Sunday has been identified. 

The man is Jalynn Henderson of Dayton, according to the Greene County Coroner’s Office.

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A cause and manner of death have not been determined at this time.

Miami Twp. Fire-Rescue Department and Yellow Springs police responded to the nature preserve after a 911 caller reported a potential drowning around 2 p.m. Sunday.

A Yellow Springs police officer found Henderson in the water under a log, pulled the teen to the shore and started CPR, according to Miami Twp.

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Despite resuscitation efforts, Henderson was pronounced dead at the scene.

Miami Twp. and Yellow Springs officials reminded the public that Glen Helen is currently closed to the public.

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