Coast Guard seeks assistance locating possible missing boater

Coast Guard seeks assistance locating possible missing boater
BOSTON — The Coast Guard is seeking public assistance after receiving a report of an unmanned and adrift boat in Mount Hope Bay near the Rhode Island and Massachusetts border, Friday. The boat was described as: – 8 feet in length – Skiff design – White – Fiberglass hull Aboard the boat were: – Live bait (green crab used for blackfish) – A fishing pole – University...

Coast Guard recovers missing boater near Pasadena, Md.

BALTIMORE – The Coast Guard recovered the body of an overdue boater in Rock Creek near Pasadena, Md., Wednesday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Baltimore command center received a call at approximately 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, from a source reporting the boater overdue aboard a 14-foot sailing vessel. The reporting source stated that the boater usually makes local sailing trips returning prior...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater on St. Helena Sound, S.C.

CHARLESTON, S.C. – The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a missing boater last seen fishing on St. Helena Sound, S.C. Missing is Gregory Moss, 53, of North Myrtle Beach, S.C. Search and rescue controllers at Coast Guard Sector Charleston were notified by the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources at 9:17 p.m., Thursday, of Moss’ disappearance. It was reported that Moss was...

Coast Guard searches for overdue boater in Patuxent River

BALTIMORE — Coast Guard crews and local authorities searched for an overdue female boater on a personal watercraft in the Patuxent River last night, ending the search after she was located safely at a friend’s house. Missing was Mary Tessier. Maryland Natural Resources Police notified Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders at 3 a.m., that Tessier had not arrived as expected by 8 p.m. Friday. Tessier...

Coast Guard suspends search for overdue boater

MOBILE, Ala. — The Coast Guard suspended its search for an overdue boater, Monday, who reportedly did not return home after a fishing trip, Saturday, near the Mobile Ship Channel. Missing is Kenny Boyer. Coast Guard crews searched for approximately 58 hours, covering more than 3,000 nautical miles, in an effort to locate Boyer. Crews from Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans, Coast Guard Station Dauphin...

Coast Guard searching for missing man near Annapolis, Md

BALTIMORE — Coast Guard crews from Station Annapolis, Air Station Atlantic City, N.J., and local agencies are searching for a missing boater in Chester River near Annapolis, Md., Wednesday. Missing is James Schmidt, 47. At approximately 4:30 p.m. watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Baltimore received a report from the Maryland Natural Resources Police of a person in the water. Schmidt was reported...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Coast Guard and local responders suspended their search Sunday for a man who went missing Saturday after sailing from Western Branch Diesel here on his way to First Landing State Park in Virginia Beach. Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads watchstanders were notified at approximately 7:30 a.m. by a caller from Old Point Comfort Marina in Hampton that a good Samaritan discovered...

Coast Guard and local agencies search for boater near Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Coast Guard and local responders are searching for a missing boater near the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel after his boat was found by a good Samaritan Saturday. Missing is Jeff Harwood, described as in his mid-50s with dark hair and beard, approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall, 190-200 pounds. Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads watchstanders were notified at approximately 7:30 a.m....

Coast Guard searching for missing boater near Murrells Inlet, S.C.

USCG file photoCHARLESTON, S.C. – The Coast Guard and South Carolina Department of Natural Resources are searching for a missing boater in the vicinity of Murrells Inlet, S.C., Tuesday after local authorities located a unmanned fishing boat containing personal belongings. Missing is Harvey Cox, 58, of Florence, S.C. The Coast Guard was notified Tuesday by the South Carolina Department of Natural...