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The five individuals thought to be lost at sea Sunday afternoon were located overnight Monday and found to be healthy and sound, according to media reports.
The five people - a father, his two sons and their two friends - went missing Sunday during a sail boat ride on the Sea of Galilee.
The ZAKA rescue services put out a release informing the public that police forces were dispatched to the scene and conducting searches in the water. Police cruisers combed the coastline, and a helicopter from the aerial unit was also flow out to assist.