UPDATE: North Smithfield Crews Recover Body of Missing Swimmer

UPDATE: North Smithfield Police have reported that a body was recovered from the Slatersville Reservoir, from the general area where he was reported missing.

Police have identified the victim as Johnny Oun, 22, of Providence.


ABC6 is following breaking news out of North Smithfield, where rescue crews are currently searching for a missing swimmer.

The swimmer went missing in the Slatersville Reservoir, around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Police tell ABC6 News that 7 teenagers were jumping into the water, when one of them did not surface. The missing swimmer is believed to be a 20-year-old male.

There are “no trespassing” signs were posted in the area of the reservoir, where the teens were jumping.