At 11:40 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Diego were notified by San Diego Lifeguards that they were searching for 23 year-old Brian Wilson, who was reported missing around 5:20 p.m., after being separated from his friend.
The Coast Guard Cutter Petrel was diverted from a routine patrol and conducted a search throughout the night. The Petrel continues to assist in the search.
A 45-foot Response Boat — Medium boatcrew from Coast Guard Station San Diego and an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter from Sector San Diego began searching at first-light.
San Diego Lifeguards continue their search efforts.
Anyone with information is requested to contact the Joint Harbor Operations Center at 619-278-7057.