A man pulled from the ocean near China Walls has been identified.

On Wednesday at approximately 2 p.m., emergency officials responded to a report of a man and a woman being swept away by a wave. The woman was able to make it to some nearby rocks and called for help.

The man was found floating in the water and was pronounced dead by EMS.

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On Thursday, the Honolulu Medical Examiner identified him as 30-year-old Zachary Felipe of Manoa.