Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Oregon Inlet, NC

uscg file photoFORT MACON, N.C. — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for one of two men who went into the water when their jon boat sank in the vicinity of the New River Inlet near Camp Lejeune, N.C., at approximately 10 p.m. Friday. A 911 dispatcher received a call at 10:48 p.m. from one of the boaters stating that his friend was in the water and missing. The boater said he and a friend were...

Coast Guard searching for missing man in Pamlico Sound, N.C.

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Multiple agencies are searching for a man in Pamlico Sound, N.C., today. At about noon a boater found an 18 to 20-foot fiberglass boat in the vicinity of Durham Creek in the Pamlico Sound with the bow sticking out of the water and debris drifting down the creek. The boater reported his findings to Coast Guard Station Hobucken, N.C., watchstanders. Coast Guardsmen traced hull...