Officials call off official search for missing swimmer

Christopher Milfort
Christopher Milfort

VERO BEACH, FL (WFLX) - Christopher Milfort was swept away off the coast of Vero Beach Friday after 6 p.m. That's an hour after lifeguards left for the day.

Police in Vero Beach say there will be no more official searches for the 22-year-old Vero Beach resident, but they will do sporadic checks and lifeguards will also be on the lookout.

It was reported Milfort was a tourist from Hawaii, but police told us Monday he used to be stationed in the Army in Hawaii.

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