Teenager drowns in Hancock County

A dive team pulled the body of 18-year-old Aydin Stallings from a dirt pit he and his friends...
A dive team pulled the body of 18-year-old Aydin Stallings from a dirt pit he and his friends were swimming in, according to Sheriff Ricky Adam.(The Stallings Family)
Published: Apr. 24, 2022 at 9:46 PM CDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

HANCOCK COUNTY, Miss. (WLOX) - A Hancock County teen lost his life Sunday after drowning during an outing with friends.

A dive team pulled the body of 18-year-old Aydin Stallings from a dirt pit he and his friends were swimming in, according to Sheriff Ricky Adam.

The pit is located off Kiln-Picayune Road near a side road called Horseshoe Road, which authorities say is about half a mile inside the Stennis buffer zone.

Want more WLOX news in your inbox? Click here to subscribe to our newsletter.

Copyright 2022 WLOX. All rights reserved.