Friends pray for boy who jumped from ferry

Friends of a teenager missing after he jumped from a ferry into a river were today hoping he is found alive.

16-year-old Jordan Cobb from Plymouth was spotted jumping from the Torpoint ferry into the River Tamar last night. His friends have taken to social networking sites to pray for his return:


Praying for Jordan Cobb to be safe, can't believe what's happened to him, wasn't that long ago when I spoke to him! love you Jordan xxx


Going sleep hoping to wake up to good news about jordan cobb,thoughts are with you mate


thoughts go out to Jordan Cobb and his family hope he's alright. xx


Search for ferry teen called off

The search for Jordan Cobb, 16, who is believed to have jumped from a ferry into a river near Plymouth has been called off, a spokesman for the Coastguard said.