PERTH AMBOY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Crews searching for a swimmer who disappeared in Raritan Bay recovered a body on Thursday.
Marine units from Perth Amboy, the NYPD and the Coast Guard had resumed searching for the missing 27-year-old man in the morning when a group of fishermen on a pier spotted the body, CBS 2’s Kathryn Brown reported.
“A body was recovered from the waterway here fitting the description of the gentleman who was missing,” Perth Amboy Police Capt. Larry Cattano said. “We have not made positive confirmation yet that it was in fact the gentleman who went swimming.”