Coast Guard Searching for Possible Missing Person Near Redondo Beach Pier

LOS ANGELES - A MH-65C Dolphin helicopter crew from Air Station Los Angeles conducts flight training just off the coast of San Pedro, Calif., March 18, 2012. Coast Guard aircrew members must constantly train together to keep their life saving skills sharp for the next mayday call. U.S. Coast Guard photograph by Petty Officer 1st Class Adam EggersSAN PEDRO, Calif. – The Coast Guard and local Port Partners received a report of a potentially intoxicated female entering the water near Redondo Pier in Redondo Beach, Calif., early Sunday morning.

The reporting witnesses did not see the female emerge once she entered the water.

The Coast Guard currently has a HH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Air Station Los Angeles and a small boat crew searching for the individual, along with multiple personnel and assets comprised of LA County Fire, Redondo Harbor Patrol, Redondo Fire, Redondo PD, and Baywatch Marina Del Ray.

If anyone has any information as to the whereabouts of the individual, they are urged to immediately contact the Coast Guard Command Center in San Pedro at (310) 521-3815.

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