Police search for missing swimmer – Maroubra

A search is underway following reports of a swimmer missing in the water the northern end of Maroubra Beach.

Police from Eastern Beaches Police Area Command were called to the northern end of Maroubra Beach about 8pm tonight (Tuesday 9 February 2021) following reports a swimmer appeared to be struggling in the water.

The witness told police the swimmer appeared to be 50 metres from shore.

Police are conducting a search of the beach, with the assistance of a rescue helicopter.

Anyone with information or was in the water, swimming or surfing between 7.45pm and 8.15pm is urged to contact police immediately.

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