REDDING - The search for a missing college student from Redding has ended after the teen's body was found in South Africa.

As News 12 reported, Nicholas Upton was pulled from the shore of the Eastern Cape Province by a powerful riptide on Sunday.

The 19-year-old was in South Africa to study abroad.

Upton graduated from Joel Barlow High School in 2013 and was a student at George Washington University.