Coast Guard Resumes Search for Missing 6-Year-Old Off Southwest Florida

Officials say the child was swimming with his three cousins at Longboat Pass on Saturday when the children got caught in a strong current.

Sunday, Apr 21, 2013  |  Updated 11:28 AM EDT
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Police Identify Missing Diver Being Searched for off Key Biscayne

Petty Officer 2nd Class Nick Ame/U.S. Coast Guard

The Coast Guard resumed the search Sunday.

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Search Continues for Diver Missing Off Key Biscayne

Authorities continued their search for a diver who went missing Sunday in waters off Key Biscayne. Miami-Dade Police spokesman Alvaro Zabaleta comments.

Police Identify Missing Diver Being Searched for off Key Biscayne

Miami-Dade Police on Monday identified Jeffrey Vincent, 39, as the diver who is being searched for after he went missing off of Key Biscayne Sunday. Miami-Dade Police spokesman Detective Alvaro Zabaleta and Miami Beach Coast Guard Lt. Commander Joe Abeyta discussed the case.
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The Coast Guard has resumed its search for a 6-year-old boy who went missing in the waters off southwest Florida.

Officials say the child was swimming with his three cousins at Longboat Pass on Saturday when the children got caught in a strong current.

The Sarasota Herald Tribune reports rescuers pulled three children from the water but could not find the fourth.

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Several agencies searched for the boy using boats, jet skis and a Coast Guard air ship.

With no sign of the child, officials suspended the search Saturday night, but resumed on Sunday. 

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