SAVANNAH, GA (September 24, 2013): The body found floating in the Savannah River on Tuesday has been identified as a 15-year-old Savannah youth who left home Saturday night.

Dental records were used to confirm the identity of Jonathan Brown of the 200 block of South Avalon Drive.

He was seen sitting along the river in Downtown Savannah Sunday just before10 a.m. by witnesses who then heard a splash and saw him in the water. They attempted to throw a rope to him but he submerged. He was found a few hundred feet upriver Tuesday morning.