Death of Curtis Newkirk – Missing 19-year-old Florida teenager Curtis Newkirk Jr. has been found dead. He was identified as the body recovered from the waters off Jacksonville Beach in Florida. The body was identified by Jacksonville police and the medical examiner confirmed he was deceased. According to the Jacksonville Beach Police Department, the body of 19-year-old Curtis Newkirk Jr. was discovered by a paddleboarder Wednesday about 100 yards off Jacksonville Beach.
Local neighbour, Rob Street, claimed that on Wednesday, while on his balcony, he noticed something being tossed about by the waves. At approximately 10:24 a.m., the Jacksonville Beach Ocean Rescue arrived at the site and pronounced the teenager dead. When Newkirk went swimming in the ocean at Jacksonville Beach, south of the Jacksonville Beach Pier, on Sunday morning, he was reported missing.
When Newkirk went swimming in the ocean at Jacksonville Beach, south of the Jacksonville Beach Pier, on Sunday morning, he was reported missing.
Curtis Newkirk’s obituary and funeral arrangements will be released by family members
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