Coast guard calls off search for missing Petal teen

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The U.S. Coast Guard suspends its search for a 16-year-old from petal who disappeared Sunday afternoon near Ship Island, but the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources says it will continue searching for Omar Gonzalez.

Gonzalez had gone to the Island with a friend over the weekend.

Both were reported missing.

Gonzalez’s friend was eventually found clinging to a buoy in the Old Gulfport Ship Channel.

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