On Sunday, April 16, 2017 at 3:21 p.m. Beaumont Police responded to Colliers Ferry Park (5360 Pine St.) in reference to a 7 year old Child falling into the river and possibly drowning. The Beaumont Fire Rescue Water Response Team responded to the scene as well. After about 2 hours of searching, a diver was able to locate the victims body in the water, near the area that witnesses had last seen him. The victim is identified as Kenneth Haynes Jr., a 7 year old Beaumont resident.
Police Investigating Child Drowning At Colliers Ferry Park- 5360 Pine
About the Author: Haley Morrow
Officer Haley Morrow has been with the Beaumont Police Department for 6 years. Officer Morrow served on Patrol prior to being assigned to the Police Community Relations Unit in July of 2016. Officer Morrow comes from a family of Beaumont Police Officers, to include her Father, Brother, and Husband. Her sister is also employed with the City of Beaumont as a 911 dispatcher.