Update: Drowning Victim Identified

Elmore County investigators have released the name of the boy drowned Tuesday afternoon.

17-year-old Anthony Sanders of Montgomery was swimming at the Goldstar Park near the Coosa River .

The incident happened in the water behind Wetumpka city hall.

Witnesses say the teenager was using a rope to swing out into the river,; he let go and never resurfaced.

The incident is still under investigation.