Search for Possible Missing Person at Winthrop Beach Suspended

The Coast Guard has suspended a search for a possible missing person off the coast of Winthrop, Mass., according to NECN. Allerton and Cape Cod Coast Guard stations were participating in the search effort.

Earlier today WBZ reported:

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The Coast Guard says crews are looking for a possible missing person off Winthrop Beach. A Coast Guard boat, a Coast Guard helicopter and a Winthrop Harbor Master boat were all searching the area as of Sunday morning.

A beach towel, purse, shoes and shorts were reportedly found on the beach Saturday night, but the following search resulted in no further evidence.

Anyone with information about the items found or their possible owner is asked to call the Sector Boston Command Center at (617) 223-5757.