Coast Guard issues $5,000 civil penalty to a tourist for jumping from passenger ferry in Puerto Rico

Coast Guard issues $5,000 civil penalty to a tourist for jumping from passenger ferry in Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Captain of the Port, Coast Guard Sector San Juan, announced Monday that a $5,000 civil penalty has been issued against a tourist who intentionally jumped from a passenger ferry during its arrival to the ferry terminal in Vieques, Puerto Rico. During the afternoon of Jan. 24, 2016, a passenger aboard the Cayo Largo jumped into the water and swam to shore while the ferry...