Posted by Iva Radman – email
NEWPORT NEWS, VA (WWBT) - A developing story out of Newport News: the search for a missing coast guardsman has come to a tragic end.
His body was recovered from the water Thursday afternoon around 5 o'clock. The guardsman fell off a small boat Wednesday night during tactical operations.
The search was concentrated on the James River, near the Monitor-Merrimac Bridge-Tunnel which connects Newport News and Suffolk.