By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A search is expected to resume Sunday for a man who disappeared in the waters off Far Rockaway.

Police say a witness reported seeing the man yelling for help near Beach 17th Street and Boardwalk around 9 p.m. Saturday.

The FDNY and NYPD launched search units in the water, and helicopters could be seen flying overhead.

The search was suspended around 10:45 p.m.

CBSNewYork Team