Bodies Found in Woodward Reservoir Linked to Investigation of Missing Boys

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OAKDALE -- The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department says two bodies found at Woodward Reservoir outside of Oakdale Tuesday are the two teens presumed drowned after a boating incident Saturday.

Family confirmed to FOX40 they found the body of 15-year-old Josiah Pratt at around 7:30 a.m.

Later in the afternoon, the Stanislaus Sheriff's Department confirmed the body of Jamari Wilson was also found.

Pratt and Wilson both went missing Saturday when they and two others jumped off a boat.

The families of Pratt and Wilson had been conducting their own searches for the missing teens along with sheriff's department searchers.

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