The body of the missing 16-year-old boy was found near the Skyway Pier.

The body of Brandon Sun was found near they Skyway by a fisherman. Brandon and his friends went to the Skyway Bridge area to hang out around 11p.m. on Monday, June 20. According to his friends, Brandon was using drugs and walked away from the group at 3a.m. They were unable to locate him.

His mother contacted Tampa Police Tuesday at 6p.m. stating that he has run away in the past.

His body was found on Wednesday afternoon.