Search Turns to Recovery for Boy at Va. Beach

CAPE CHARLES, Va. (AP) - The search for a 6-year-old boy who went missing off Cape Charles Beach has turned to a recovery effort. The Virginia Marine Resources Commission said the search turned to a recovery mission on Monday morning. Media outlets report the boy was last see swimming at the beach on Sunday. The boy's grandmother says his family is from New Jersey and was visiting relatives in Chesapeake. The Coast Guard, the Virginia Marine Resources Commission, Cape Charles police, beach lifeguards and bystanders searched for several hours without finding him. Authorities are now using side-scan sonar, boats and an airplane as part of the recovery efforts. Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
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