Support for LAist comes from
We Explain L.A.
Stay Connected

Share This

News

Body Of Missing Swimmer Found Off Rancho Palos Verdes Coast

9805560524_1db5eaf6b5_z.jpg
Coast of Rancho Palos Verdes (Photo by kayno919 via LAist Featured Photos pool on Flickr)
LAist relies on your reader support.
Your tax-deductible gift today powers our reporters and keeps us independent. We rely on you, our reader, not paywalls to stay funded because we believe important news and information should be freely accessible to all.

The body of a missing swimmer was found in the waters off Rancho Palos Verdes Tuesday morning. The swimmer, described as a male in his mid-20s with multiple tattoos, was last seen in the waters near the Trump National Golf Course around 6:50 p.m. on Monday.

As CBS Los Angeles reports, shouts for help were heard shortly before 7 p.m. Monday. The U.S. Coast Guard and Los Angeles County Fire Department were both deployed to search for the man, but suspended the fruitless that night and restarted 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday.

According to City News Service, the man's body was found around 7:41 a.m. Tuesday morning off the shore of the Portuguese Beach Bend Club.

The identity of the man has not yet been released.

Support for LAist comes from