LAPD Continues to Search for Gaspard; Wife Releases Statement

--FOX News confirmed today that despite the US Coast Guard suspending its search for missing former WWE wrestler Shad Gaspard, the LAPD is continuing the search after he went missing Sunday afternoon at Venice Beach. The story notes while the PD stated that its efforts will continue, a spokesperson could not comment on any other agency.

-- Meanwhile, Gaspard's wife, Siliana, released the following statement on behalf of his family:

"We would like to express our gratitude to the first responders who rescued Aryeh and to the lifeguards, coast guard, divers, fire and police departments for their continued efforts to help find our beloved Shad," the statement provided to Fox News reads. "Shad is a fighter, a warrior and a magical soul. We are hoping and praying for his safe return. As a family we thank you all for your concern and well wishes. Please continue to keep sending your positivity and prayers to our beloved Shad."