Fredericktown Community Fire District dive team

A dive team from the Fredericktown Community Fire District searches the Kokosing River near Honey Run Park on Thursday morning.

BUTLER TOWNSHIP – After three days of searching, rescue teams are still unable to locate a Columbus teenager who was reported missing in the Kokosing River on Tuesday.

Knox County Sheriff David Shaffer said in a press release Thursday evening that rescue crews “are frustrated and disappointed that they have not been able to bring closure to the victim’s family.”

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