ROCKPORT, Mass. — The body of a a diver who went missing off the coast of Rockport has been found, police said Thursday.Police, firefighters and the Coast Guard responded to Cathedral Rock Wednesday afternoon around 5:15 p.m. for a report of a missing diver.
A scuba diver came ashore reporting that his companion, an adult male, was missing. The diver told authorities that he was diving with a friend about 150 yards off shore.Helicopters and dive teams assisted in an hours-long search for the missing man.The victim, who was found at 8:30 a.m., has been identified as a 47-year-old man from Philadelphia. He name has not been released.