Coast Guard suspends search for 2 near Cape May

CAPE MAY, N.J. – The Coast Guard suspended their search for two people Monday who were discovered missing after the 19-foot boat they were aboard was found capsized a half a mile off the coast of Port Mahon Beach, Del.

Missing is David Whitehair Sr., 40-years-old and David Whitehair Jr., 18-years-old, of Felton, Del.

The Coast Guard suspended their search at 5:10 p.m. after searching a total of 19 hours.

Two rescue helicopter crews from Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City, N.J., a rescue boat crew from Coast Guard Station Cape May, members of the Little Creek, Del., Volunteer Fire Company, the Delaware State Police and Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control searched for the two men.

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