Coast Guard warns of consequences for false mayday calls, after two calls Sunday

Coast Guard warns of consequences for false mayday calls, after two calls Sunday
SEATTLE — The Coast Guard is warning individuals who make false mayday reports to the Coast Guard that there are consequences to those actions. Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound Command Center personnel received two uncorrelated mayday calls, Sunday that are believed to be false maydays, one originating from Whidbey Island and the other from Everett Marina. At 5:05 p.m., a child’s voice was heard...