CAPE MAY, N.J. (AP) — Authorities recovered the body of a man in rough surf at a beach in New Jersey. Police responded to a report of an unresponsive person in the area of Jefferson Street and the beach on Sunday evening.
The body was found early Monday at the water’s edge between Madison and Philadelphia avenues, the Cape May County prosecutor said.READ MORE: Officials Investigating Gas Explosion Inside Home In South Philadelphia
Authorities identified the body as Kevin Lare, 21, of Lower Township. Authorities said foul play was not suspected, but the investigation was ongoing.READ MORE: FDA Panel Narrowly Votes To Recommend Merck's COVID-19 Pill
Rip currents and rough surf generated by Tropical Storm Isaias kept lifeguards busy at the beach on Saturday and Sunday. The Cape May Beach Patrol responded to 48 ocean rescues of swimmers over the weekend, police said.
Officials reminded the public not to swim in dangerous conditions, at night or when lifeguards are not present.MORE NEWS: GameStop Employee Shot During Attempted Robbery In Philadelphia's Lawncrest Section, Police Say
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