Bridgeport church calls for help to find man believed to have drowned

A Bridgeport church is looking for volunteers to help recover the body of a man believed to have drowned in Long Island Sound. Police say

Police say Shigemune Mori was last seen Sunday in the water off Seaside Park.

Police say Shigemune Mori was last seen Sunday in the water off Seaside Park. (6/15/16)

BRIDGEPORT - A Bridgeport church is looking for volunteers to help recover the body of a man believed to have drowned in Long Island Sound.

Police say Shigemune Mori was last seen Sunday in the water off Seaside Park.

Police combed the water Monday, then suspended the search.

Members of Bridgeport Family Church where Mori was a member say they want anyone with diving experience or a boat to help.

Anyone interested in helping the search can call the pastor of Bridgeport Family Church.

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