Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer off Tybee Island

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TYBEE ISLAND, Ga. – The Coast Guard and partner agencies are searching Tuesday for a 33-year-old man off Tybee Island. 

Officials say the missing man was last seen by his wife swimming off Tybee Island in a wet suit on a body board. 

Coast Guard Sector Charleston Command Center watchstanders were notified by Tybee Island Fire and Rescue of a person in the water at 6:38 p.m. on Monday night.

The RB-M crew searched throughout the night and remain on scene. The Coast Guard Cutter Ridley crew and Dolphin helicopter crew are also on scene searching. 

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