Body of Tennessee swimmer washes onto Seaside beach

SEAGROVE BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- The body of a Tennessee teen washed ashore, a day after he went missing while swimming in the Gulf of Mexico.

Authorities say 18-year-old Yafet A. Yaseph was swimming back to shore with two friends Tuesday. They made it back, but he didn't. His body washed onto Seagrove Beach Wednesday afternoon.

The Northwest Florida Daily News ( ) reports the Walton County Sheriff's Office, the U.S. Coast Guard and fire officials searched for the body.

No other details were immediately available.

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