Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmer near West Haven, Connecticut

Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmer near West Haven, Connecticut
NEW YORK – Coast Guard crews along with local agencies have suspended their search Sunday, for a missing swimmer near New Haven, Connecticut. The search area was completely saturated using numerous surface assets from multiple agencies and a MH-60 Jayhawk Helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod, but the search yielded negative results. “The local agencies have equipment like side...

Coast Guard, local agencies search for missing swimmer near West Haven, Connecticut

Coast Guard, local agencies search for missing swimmer near West Haven, Connecticut
NEW YORK – Coast Guard crews and partner agencies are searching for a missing swimmer off Dawson Ave Beach in West Haven, Connecticut, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound Command Center were notified by the West Haven Police Department at approximately 3 p.m. Sunday, after lifeguards noticed a person in the water 600-800 feet from the shore, but immediately lost visual. Currently...