Update: R’ Yehuda Ben Paz’s body was recovered. Borich Dayan Emes.
A young 24-year-old father of 2 went into the water in Tel Aviv at 12 AM to freshen up for a few minutes. The man was with his brother-in-law.
Bchadrei Charedim reports, within a few minutes a large wave swept them both out. The Brother in law just managed to get out and heard his name called but he simply could not do anything. He got out and immediately called Magen David Edom.
Dozens of ZAKA members searched the shorelines, Police boats and helicopters joined in as well.
An hour later ZAKA’s submarine team arrived but were limited due to poor weather.
Now in the daytime, dozens of volunteers arrived to assist in looking up and down the coast.