Missing USM student’s body found in Dauphin Island
The body of missing USM student Robert Brent was found earlier today by Dauphin Island Police and Fire Rescue.
Dauphin Island Mayor Jeff Collier says the man’s body was found about six miles west of the West End beach parking lot.
Brent disappeared while swimming off the west end of the island. He was reported missing around 6 p.m. Sunday.
Crews searched nearly 1,800 nearly square miles without finding any sign Brent before suspending the search yesterday.