Search at Palm Beach after body seen floating

A SEARCH is continuing at Palm Beach after police received information from a member of the public around 6.30am about a possible body in the water.

The area being searched is between 19th and 21st Avenue.

The person was described as being a man in his 20's with dark hair.

The shirt police found near where the body was seen.
The shirt police found near where the body was seen.

Police are searching the water using boats and jet skis as well as utilising a helicopter.

Clothing that police released images of which were of a Maktec by Makita hat and a white Volcan t-shirt have been claimed by a member of the public and is not related to this incident.

Police continue to appeal for anyone who may know of any person who may not have returned home from a morning swim in the Palm Beach area to please make contact with police.

Police have located an Orange Makita hat and a white Volcom t-shirt during a beach shirt this morning. They're urging anyone who might recognise the clothing or know someone who might be missing to contact police.

The hat police found near where the body was seen.
The hat police found near where the body was seen.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day. 

 


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