Coast Guard rescues 4 persons aground on Pelican Cay

Coast Guard rescues 4 persons aground on Pelican Cay
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Lisa Ferdinando SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The crew of a Coast Guard MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter hoisted four men from a pleasure craft Sunday night, after the vessel ran aground on Pelican Cay in Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. Rescued were four men after the High Flyer, a 48-foot Viking Sport Fisher registered out of Delaware,...

Coast Guard repatriates 6 Dominicans to Cap Cana, Dominican Republic

Coast Guard repatriates 6 Dominicans to Cap Cana, Dominican Republic
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Farallon repatriated six of eight Dominican men to Cap Cana, Dominican Republic Wednesday, following an at-sea interdiction by the Coast Guard and Caribbean Border Interagency Group law enforcement authorities Tuesday, approximately 20 nautical miles off the coast of Isabela, Puerto Rico. The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Puerto Rico has agreed...