Coast Guard suspends search for missing kayaker off Cape Canaveral

USCG file photoCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – After an extensive, multi-agency search of an area approximately twice the size of Jacksonville, Fla., the search for a missing kayaker who reportedly left to go fishing Wednesday morning and never returned home was suspended at approximately 6 p.m. Saturday. Missing is Michael Alexander, 49, from Cape Canaveral. Alexander’s girlfriend contacted Coast...

Coast Guard searching for missing kayaker off Port Canaveral, Fla.

USCG file photoPORT CANAVERAL, Fla. – The Coast Guard is searching for a missing kayaker Thursday who left to go fishing Wednesday morning and never returned home. Missing is Michael Alexander, 49, from Port Canaveral. Alexander’s girlfriend contacted Coast Guard watchstanders Thursday and reported that she found a note Wednesday morning written by Alexander stating that he was going fishing....