PHOTO: Rescue and command vehicles on Sandy Hook. Courtesy Monmouth County Sheriff's Office / facebook
SANDY HOOK, NJ - A body was found this morning at approximately 6 am between beaches B & C by a fisherman. The body has been positively identified as the 25 year old swimmer who went missing on Wednesday night from Beach B at Sandy Hook. The victim, Andros Vega-Pena, was from Red Bank, NJ.
We are deeply saddened by this loss.
The National Park Services wishes to thank everyone who helped with the rescue and recovery effort.