Search for Hammond Teen in Gulf of Mexico

POSTED: Tuesday, May 26, 2009 - 6:34am

UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 10:58pm

The search resumed for a Hammond teen who fell from a cruise ship in the Gulf of Mexico.

18-year-old Bruce O'Krepki, fell off the Carnival Fantasy Cruise Ship around 9:45, Sunday night.

O'Krepki and about 35 classmates were sailing on the ship after recently graduating St. Thomas Aquinas High School. The boat was cruising through the Gulf of Mexico, on its way to Key West, FL.