Update: Man's body located in waters near Destin bridge

DESTIN, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - UPDATE: July 5th, 2018 (11 a.m.)

The body of the missing Destin man was located by the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office Dive Team Thursday morning.

The body was found close to his last known location on the west side of the Destin Bridge.

Deputies say the 20 year old Brazilian man was unable to swim and was last seen by his friends in waist-high water around 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Okaloosa County Sheriffs Office deputies were called to the scene around 1:30 a.m. Thursday morning to assist Eglin Range Patrol. The Destin Coast Guard also joined the search.
The Coast Guard is searching for a man who was last seen early Thursday morning on the west side of the Destin Bridge.

Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a report from the Destin Sheriff's Department about a 20-year-old Brazilian man who was last seen walking in waist-high water on the west side of the Destin Bridge.

Several agencies are assisting in the search.

If you have any information related to the incident contact Sector Mobile at 251-441-6211.