WASHINGTON — More than a year after her disappearance, a group of volunteer divers searched the Anacostia River for Relisha Rudd.

The dive team from New Jersey searched an area of Kenilworth Park and Aquactic Gardens in Northeast D.C. where a dog previously picked up a scent, The Washington Post reports.

Search organizer Brenda Brown said divers found some items on Saturday. Police have collected the items to investigate if any are connected to Relisha’s disappearance.

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Relisha was 8-years-old when she went missing last spring. She was living at D.C. General homeless shelter with her mother and siblings.

The body of 51-year-old Kahlil Tatum, a janitor at the shelter, was found after he shot himself in Kenilworth Park. Police say he was the last person seen with Relisha.

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