Evidence at the scene - two duffel bags, a bottle of Jack Daniels and a camera with pictures of a couple - suggests two people were at the beach.

Source: NYDailyNews.com

The dead body of a man in his 20s was found in the Coney Island surf on Tuesday morning.

Though the incident is still under investigation, police believe the victim was a man who had gone for a late-night, alcohol-induced swim with a friend, according to the Daily News. Authorities found two duffel bags and a bottle of Jack Daniels in the sand when they arrived at the scene.

A search party began combing the waters for a second body, as police believed the friend also drowned. However, they later identified him and found him at home. The friend said that he had left the victim at the beach – alive – and returned home because he felt ill.

The body was discovered around 6:40 a.m., when a passerby saw it floating near West 19th Street.

Related posts

  • http://twitter.com/nicktherat Nick the Rat

    his friend must be hella messed up in the head now :( sad story.

    • Anonymous

      they were already messed up in the head, cant see how it will make things worst.

      bottle of jack can not be used as a flotation device

  • Jal5503

    its warming up….bodies will start comming up

  • http://www.catalyst-energy.com Natural energy

    Nice blog.I like the content and think that this blog is full of rich contents.I also think that there is a need to improve the natural energy
    resources so that we can perform better.
    Thanks for this blog.I’ll refer it to my friends and will bookmark it