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PORTSMOUTH, Va. -

The Coast Guard and the Navy removed two buoys from the Chic's Beach and Oceanview areas of Virginia Beach and Norfolk, Tuesday.

Navy assets from Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek towed the buoys off the beach and into the Chesapeake Bay, where a crew aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Frank Drew hoisted them aboard for their return to Base Portsmouth.

The Coast Guard Cutter Frank Drew is a 175-foot Coastal Buoy Tender homeported in Portsmouth.

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