An hours-long search ended Saturday morning after a man who reportedly jumped into water at Venice Beach was found safe, authorities said.
The incident was reported around 2:30 a.m. near the Venice Pier, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
A lifeguard and a witness saw the man, identified as David Matthew Rose, leave his things on the pier and dive into the water, authorities said.
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Crews closed the pier as dive teams, helicopters and ocean vessels combed the area.
Deputies went to the man's home at about 9:50 a.m. and found him unharmed, the Los Angeles County Fire Department confirmed.
City News Service contributed to this report.