Is It Him?: Body that washed ashore could be Lakewood man

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - The Cuyahoga County Coroner's Office is working to identify a body that washed ashore at Edgewater Marina Tuesday.

Authorities say they are aware that a man disappeared from a boat in that area over the weekend. They believe it could be him.

That man, 42-year-old Edwin Acosta, Sr. of Lakewood jumped into the water near Cleveland Browns stadium Saturday.

The U.S. Coast Guard suspended their search for Acosta Sr. after a 24 hour search session.

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