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A man who jumped from a boat Sunday afternoon off the coast of Grand Cayman’s Seven Mile Beach was found dead about an hour later, according to Royal Cayman Islands Police.
Police said they received a call around 3.15pm Sunday from a man in a 19-foot boat who said a friend had jumped from the craft into the water between Calico Jacks and the Great House.
Police marine units searched the area where the man jumped into the ocean. He was found at the bottom of the ocean in about 45 feet of water about an hour later.
The marine unit was helped by other volunteer divers in recovering the man’s body and bringing it back to shore.
The man’s identity was not immediately available.