Good Samaritan finds missing person’s body near Mule Key

Good Samaritan finds missing person's body near Mule Key
Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Christopher Parrinello. MIAMI — Coast Guard, partner agencies and a good Samaritan located the body of a missing person, Friday, at approximately 12:40 p.m. near Mule Key. The body of 28-year-old Jewel Hammond was located. A good Samaritan reported a deceased body about 200 yards east of Mule Key. A fellow...

Coast Guard rescues 9 people after boat overturns off Key West

Coast Guard rescues 9 people after boat overturns off Key West
Guard Station Key West 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nick Ameen. MIAMI — A Coast Guard Station Key West rescue crew rescued nine people, Saturday, after their pontoon overturned near Boca Chica Channel. A Station Key West rescue crew rescued all nine people from the water and took them back ashore at Boca Chica. A good Samaritan notified Coast Guard Sector Key...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing people off Sugarloaf Key

Coast Guard suspends search for missing people off Sugarloaf Key
Capsized vessel near Sugarloaf Key, Florida, March 31, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard suspended the search for the possible people missing at sea, Saturday, at approximately 8 p.m., from a migrant venture, pending new information. Monroe County Sheriff’s Office deputies notified Sector Key West watchstanders of a migrant landing, Thursday, at approximately 9:30 p.m. with...

Coast Guard suspends search for 2 people near Big Pine Key

Coast Guard suspends search for 2 people near Big Pine Key
A Monroe County Sheriff’s Office diver holds a piece of aircraft debris from the ocean floor 15 miles north of Big Pine Key, Florida, March 3, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Key West) MIAMI — Coast Guard crews suspended the search, Thursday, for two missing people in an airplane crash approximately 15 miles north of Big Pine Key. Monroe County Sheriff’s office divers recovered...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing person off Key West

Coast Guard suspends search for missing person off Key West
Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Christopher Parrinello. MIAMI — The Coast Guard suspended the search Tuesday for the missing boater near Man O’ War Harbor pending new information. Missing is 41-year-old Erik Rundle. A good Samaritian reported a capsized 12-foot inflatable vessel to Sector Key West watchstanders, Sunday, at approximately...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater off Florida Keys

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater off Florida Keys
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class John Michelli MIAMI — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for missing boater, 35-year-old Jason Heath, pending new information. Heath’s father reported to Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders, Tuesday at approximately 3:30 p.m., that his son was overdue, and he was last heard from around...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing kayaker off Florida Keys

Coast Guard suspends search for missing kayaker off Florida Keys
Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Christopher Parrinello. MIAMI — The Coast Guard suspended the search for 43-year-old Brian Mcauley, Thursday, pending new information. Maculey’s girlfriend reported to Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders Monday at approximately 5:30 p.m. that he hadn’t returned from kayaking about 1 mile...

Coast Guard coordinates medevac of man from cruise ship in Key West

Coast Guard coordinates medevac of man from cruise ship in Key West
Emergency medical services personnel awaiting patient from cruise ship in Key West, Oct. 20, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard coordinated the medevac of an 81-year-old man from the Royal Caribbean cruise ship Serenade of the Seas in Key West, Wednesday. The Serenade of the Seas personnel safely transferred the man to emergency medical services and was further transported to...

Coast Guard rescues 4 men off Key West

Coast Guard rescues 4 men off Key West
A 40-foot fishing vessel, Aqua Limo II, disabled approximately 63 miles southwest of Key West, Sep. 7, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI – Coast Guard Station Key West rescue crews assisted four men, Tuesday, after their fishing vessel, Aqua Limo II, became disabled off Key West. Station Key West’s crew located the vessel and embarked the four men. The men stated they departed Cancun, Mexico,...