Coast Guard rescues woman from water off South Padre Island

Coast Guard rescues woman from water off South Padre Island
33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photoCORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard rescued a 24-year-old woman from the water off South Padre Island, Texas, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi command center watchstanders received notification at 11 a.m. from Cameron County Beach Patrol stating a woman was swimming approximately 1 mile offshore Beach Access #5 without...

Coast Guard seizes 168 pounds of marijuana near South Padre Island

Coast Guard seizes 168 pounds of marijuana near South Padre Island
Bales of marijuana seized by a Coast Guard Station South Padre Island 33-foot Special Purpose Craft–Law Enforcement boat crew lay stacked at Station South Padre Island near Brownsville, Texas, April 29, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station South Padre Island) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard seized 168 pounds of marijuana Friday near South Padre Island, Texas. A Coast Guard Station South...

Coast Guard suspends search for man in water near Port Mansfield

Coast Guard suspends search for man in water near Port Mansfield
Coast Guard HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircraft file photo CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard suspended its search Saturday, for a man last seen in the water Friday near Port Mansfield, Texas. Coast Guard crews searched approximately 725 square miles for over 6.5 combined hours. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi command center watchstanders received a report from a fisherman at 11:55 p.m....

Coast Guard searching for man in water near Port Mansfield, Texas

Coast Guard searching for man in water near Port Mansfield, Texas
A Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew searches for a man in the water near Port Mansfield, Texas, April 23, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard is searching Saturday for a man in the water near Port Mansfield, Texas. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi command center...

Coast Guard assists 3 after jet ski capsizes near South Padre Island

Coast Guard assists 3 after jet ski capsizes near South Padre Island
33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas— The Coast Guard assisted three people in the water after their jet ski capsized Sunday near South Padre Island, Texas. A Coast Guard Station South Padre Island watchstander spotted a capsized jet ski at 6:38 p.m. with three people in the water in need of assistance. A Station South Padre Island 33-foot Special Purpose...

Coast Guard seizes 155 pounds of marijuana near South Padre Island

Coast Guard seizes 155 pounds of marijuana near South Padre Island
Bundles of marijuana weighing 155 pounds seized by a Coast Guard Station South Padre Island 33-foot Special Purpose Craft–Law Enforcement boat crew lay stacked at the pier in Port Isabel, Texas, Apr. 6, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Coast Guard Station South Padre Island) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard seized 155 pounds of marijuana Wednesday near South Padre Island, Texas. Coast...

Coast Guard medevacs 4 year old on South Padre Island, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs 4 year old on South Padre Island, Texas
Crew members from Coast Guard Station South Padre Island administer first-aid to a 4 year old on South Padre Island, Texas, April 3, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station South Padre Island) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced a 4-year-old child on South Padre Island, Texas, Sunday. While underway near the northern jetties at 6:22 p.m., a Coast Guard Station South Padre...

Responders recover body of 12-year-boy, ending search efforts

Responders recover body of 12-year-boy, ending search efforts
Station San Juan 45-Footg Response Boat-Medium file photo photo by Ricardo Castrodad SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard and local response agencies search efforts for a 12-year-old boy ended Tuesday morning, when a San Juan Police dive team recovered the boy’s body in the water just off the Condado Beach area in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The deceased boy, a resident of Mass., reportedly was playing...

Coast Guard suspends search for 2 in water near Port Mansfield, Texas

Coast Guard suspends search for 2 in water near Port Mansfield, Texas
USCG FIle Photo CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for two people from a capsized vessel near Port Mansfield, Texas. Coast Guard crews searched approximately 234 square miles for seven combined hours before suspending the search at 7:35 p.m. Saturday. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi watchstanders received notification from Texas Parks & Wildlife Department...