Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman near San Leon, Texas

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman near San Leon, Texas
HOUSTON — The Coast Guard suspended their search for a missing fisherman in the Houston Ship Channel near Eagle Point around 6:45 p.m., Saturday. Response crews searched for 25 hours and covered approximately 272 square miles in their search for 49-year-old Ba Van Nguyen. Their search efforts saturated the Houston Ship Channel and its smaller tributaries to the north and northeast. “Our deepest...

Coast Guard, Police, good Samaritan continue search for missing fisherman

Coast Guard, Police, good Samaritan continue search for missing fisherman
The tugboat, Ian Earle, sits next to the 54-foot shrimp boat, Regina Pacis, after it was seen spinning in circles with gear set in the channel with no one aboard. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Andrew Rodriquez HOUSTON — Coast Guard crews continue to search for a fisherman in the Houston Ship Channel near Eagle Point, Saturday. Missing is Ba Van Nguyen, 49-years-old. “We’ve...

Coast Guard, family search for fisherman near San Leon, Texas

Coast Guard, family search for fisherman near San Leon, Texas
A good Samaritan aboard the tugboat, Ian Earle, sits next to the 54-foot shrimp boat, Regina Pacis, after it was seen spinning in circles with gear set in the channel with no one aboard. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Andrew Rodriquez HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing fisherman in the Houston Ship Channel near Eagle Point. Missing is Ba Van Nguyen, 49-years-old...