Coast Guard searches for missing man near Sandy Hook

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The Coast Guard is looking for a man on a personal watercraft who disappeared in New York Bay.

According to a report, the 27-year-old left from a marina in Brooklyn, about eight miles north of Sandy Hook.

His father reported him missing to authorities around 9 p.m. Friday.

The Coast Guard says the man has dark hair and was last seen wearing a black vest.

Rescue crews in Atlantic City are assisting search teams in New York.

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