New River Marine Drowns In Pender County

A Marine from New River Air Station in Jacksonville drowned in Pender County, according to officials.

Authorities tell us 20-year-old Demorion Bryant was swimming last weekend with his friends at Lanier's Quarry in Maple Hill when he drowned.

Pender County law enforcement officials and rescue divers were called to the scene, but Bryant died before they got to him.


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  • by Brittany Location: New River on Jul 10, 2009 at 05:55 AM
    I cant begin to explani how much we miss him. i spent every day with him, he always made me laugh. love you man
  • by Brittney Location: Kinston on Jul 3, 2009 at 09:52 PM
    His name was spelled wrong. It's Damariald.
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