By CBSNewYork Team

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

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

The FDNY and NYPD launched search units into the water and helicopters were seen flying overhead.

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

CBSNewYork Team