A young male drowned in a pond in Hollywood just after 6 p.m. Monday, according to the Charleston County Sheriff's Department.

When deputies and the dive team responded to 8001 Hwy. 162 in Hollywood in reference to a missing juvenile, they were told that two males were swimming in a pond and one was missing, according to the department.

The dive team recovered the deceased body of a male juvenile. The other young man was examined by medical personnel and was released.

Officials with the sheriff's office said the incident is under investigation by the sheriff's department and the coroner's office.

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