BAYONNE (AP) — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a crewman who went missing from a ship.

An H-65 helicopter used by the Coast Guard in their search for a missing crewman. (US Coast Guard)

The crew aboard the freighter Ibrahim Dede alerted the Coast Guard on Tuesday afternoon that the man was last reported on board the 600-foot ship after departing Bayonne, New Jersey.

Coast Guard aircraft and a boat combed the waters between Bayonne and Ocean City, Maryland, without finding any sign of the man.

The ship docked in Norfolk, Virginia.

 

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