Mother, child who drowned in river identified by SCSO

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Shelby County Sheriff’s Office has identified the mother and child who drowned in the Mississippi River.

According to a tweet from the official SCSO account, Tia Brocious, 36, and Giovani Brocious, 3, drowned on July 25.

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“Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of these victims,” SCSO said.

The sheriff’s office spent 24 hours searching for the victims after it was reported.