Published: Aug 26, 2013 11:35 AM EDT
Updated: Aug 26, 2013 12:40 PM EDT

FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies were searching for a "suspicious" person this morning. When they found him, he ran into the Gulf of Mexico at the Connecticut beach access.

At this time, the man's identity and the reason deputies were searching for him remain unknown.

Deputies surround the suspect on the beach, on a waverunner and on a boat. He was pulled onto the boat and handcuffed.

The suspect is being taken to the Coast Guard station.

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