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Coast Guard Searches For Man Missing Off Bridgeport

The U.S. Coast Guard continued to look for a man whose raft capsized Sunday afternoon in Bridgeport.
The U.S. Coast Guard continued to look for a man whose raft capsized Sunday afternoon in Bridgeport. Photo Credit: U.S. Coast Guard Station New Haven Facebook

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- The search continued Monday morning for a man whose raft capsized off Seaside Park in Bridgeport on Sunday, the U.S. Coast Guard told the Connecticut Post.

The Coast Guard’s Long Island Sound Group was searching for Shigemune Mori, 31, in the water off Bridgeport, said the report.

Mori was reportedly with another man who swam to shore when the raft turned over, officials told the Connecticut Post.

A spokesman for the Coast Guard said the two men went into the water on a raft about 4:30 p.m., according to the newspaper.

The one man was able t safely get to shore Bridgeport police told the Coast Guard, said the Connecticut Post.

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