LLOYD HARBOR, NY (WCBS 880) – A boat covered with blood was found Thursday night floating in the waters off Long Island.

Sources tell WCBS 880 reporter Sophia Hall, the 70-year-old owner of the boat, named the Caramar, had committed suicide.

The man called his son and told him that he planned to take his own life, sources said.

The Long Beach resident lost his wife last year; they had been married for many years. Sources said a suicide note was found.

The Coast Guard is searching for the man’s body.

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