Almost every day after work, Alex Corpion goes out to the beach in Key West to look for treasure. Recently, he was in the water just off Smathers Beach on the island’s Atlantic shore. A friend who is also a metal detectorist told him about a woman who had inquired about a diamond ring she lost while snorkelling in the area.
“So he tried to look for it, he didn’t find it that day. He let me know about it. That particular day, I was out there looking for that ring and I actually found that Coast Guard ring,” Corpion said.
It was a class ring from the Coast Guard Academy and it had been there, it turns out, for a while.
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