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Missing Ponchatoula teen's body found after swimming in Gulf Shores

Chason Brown (Source: Twitter) Chason Brown (Source: Twitter)

Officials with the Gulf Shores Police Department say the teenager from Ponchatoula, LA who went missing in the dangerous surf on the Alabama coast Sunday has been found. 

Officials say 17-year-old Chaston Brown went missing around 4 p.m. Sunday in Gulf Shores. His body was found Tuesday around 2 p.m.

The search had to be suspended after about three hours Sunday because of rough surf and fading light.

Brown's body was found near East Gulf Place.

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