Coast Guard searching for missing Florida boater

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Coast Guard, Brevard County Sheriff’s Department, and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission are searching for an overdue boater who has been missing since Sunday evening.

Missing is Sean Waters, 31, of Merritt Island, Fla.

Waters was last seen Sunday at about 5 p.m. when he went fishing aboard a baby blue16-foot ganoe near Merritt Island. A ganoe is similar to a canoe, but is equipped with an outboard motor.

An 18-foot rescue boat from Coast Guard Station Port Canaveral, Fla., is searching for Waters. In addition, the Brevard County Sheriff’s Department, and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission have aircraft on scene.

If anyone knows the whereabouts of Waters, please contact the Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville operations center at (904) 564-7512.

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