Coast Guard Station Ketchikan terminates fishing vessel for safety violations

Coast Guard Station Ketchikan terminates fishing vessel for safety violations
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – A Coast Guard Station Ketchikan law enforcement team directed the operator of a commercial fishing vessel to return to port after several safety violations were discovered on board Tuesday. Station crewmembers escorted the lone fisherman aboard the 24-foot fishing vessel Brynn Tamara, to port in Metlakatla after it was discovered that he did not have required safety gear including...