Body of man last seen swimming in creek at Montgomery County party found, deputies say


CLEVELAND, Texas – A man who was last seen swimming in a creek at a Montgomery County party has been found dead, officials said.

Nael Romero, 26, was last seen around 6 p.m. June 11 when he went into the creek with other guests, investigators said. Crews searched the area where the party was being held, as well as the creek, with no luck.

On Monday, officials continued to search for Romero in the area where he was last seen. Deputies said around 1:30 p.m. detectives found Romero's body in Peach Creek near 21400 Big Buck Lane in Cleveland.

The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office released the following statement:

"Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of Mr. Romero during this difficult time."

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