The 48-year-old man was last seen wearing blue biker shorts and did not return to shore as expected.
The Coast Guard has deployed both a ship and a helicopter from Point Mugu to assist in the search.
The agency posted a picture of the man on Twitter but did not name him.
Anyone who may know the man’s whereabouts is urged to call authorities at (310) 521-3801.
The Coast Guard is searching for an overdue 48-year-old swimmer who was last seen near Corona Del Mar in blue biker shorts. CG crews looking include Sta. LA/LB Boat Crew, Forward Operating Base Point Mugu Helicopter Crew and USCGC Blacktip. Anyone with information should call (310) 521-3801 pic.twitter.com/GremYMu82f
— USCG Southern California (@USCGSoCal) May 29, 2022
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