Coast Guard searching for missing man in Lake Michigan

The coast guard is searching for a man in Lake Michigan who went missing Thursday afternoon.

Fifty-year-old Michael Janko of Illinois was swimming about a quarter mile north of Wahala Beach in Hammond, Indiana when he disappeared. It happened around 3:45 p.m.

He was reportedly not wearing a life jacket.

Crews from Illinois and Indiana are assisting in the search.

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