Body of 17-year-old Cuero boy recovered

CUERO - The body of 17-year-old Jeremy Perez was recovered Monday morning about three miles from where he was last seen on Friday.

Jeremy was swimming with friends at the Guadalupe River bridge at state Highway 72 on Friday morning when he was swept down river.

Rescue workers have searched for him daily since then.

He was found about 8 a.m., his mother, Cheryl Perez, said