Police, Coast Guard search Miami River after report of jumper

911 caller reports seeing someone jump into water early Wednesday

By Peter Burke - Local10.com Managing Editor

A police boat searches the Miami River after a report that someone jumped into the water.

MIAMI - Police are searching for a possible jumper in the Miami River.

Miami police received a call shortly before 3 a.m. Wednesday that someone was seen jumping into the water near Jose Marti Park.

A Miami police boat and U.S. Coast Guard cutter were searching the river, but attempts to locate the jumper have been unsuccessful.

A U.S. Coast Guard cutter searches the Miami River after a report that someone jumped into the water.

Miami police Officer Michael Vega said the search is ongoing.

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