Identity of Drowning Victim Released

Authorities in Bay County now know the identity a man who drowned Saturday night after drinking at a local bar.

20-year-old Keny Alexander Garcia of Allaton drowned off Cook's Bayou Marina in Panama City Beach.

Police say Garcia and five others were drinking at a local bar before they went for a swim in the marina.

He and another swimmer started drowning.

A passing boat pulled the other swimmer to safety, but Garcia disappeared beneath the surface.

His death is ruled as an accidental drowning with no trauma.

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