There is a very sad news update out of Tel Aviv, where a 19-year-old University of Kentucky student went missing during a midnight swim in the Mediterranean Sea.
According to multiple reports from the Israel media, a body was found near the site where TeNiya Jones disappeared while swimming with two other students, and it has been confirmed as Jones.
Jones, a sophomore from Florida, was part of a student group consisting of seven UK students and two West Virginia University students studying in a program based in Amman, Jordan. A biology and Islamic studies major, Jones and her peers were overseas studying the Arabaic language.
UK has made arrangements to send Jones’ mother to Tel Aviv.