Coast Guard, local agency searching for two possible people in the water

Coast Guard, local agency searching for two possible people in the water
Coast Guard Station New Orleans 25-Foot Response Boat-Small file photo NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is searching for two possible people in the water in Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana, Wednesday. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report from a towing vessel of an overturned 10-foot camouflage flat boat in Lake Pontchartrain approximately one nautical mile east of the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway,...

Coast Guard searching for person in the water near Convent, Louisiana

Coast Guard searching for person in the water near Convent, Louisiana
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is searching for a person in the water in vicinity of Convent, Louisiana, Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans were notified by Customs and Border Protection at 8:30 a.m. that a 35 year-old male Chinese national was missing from the motor vessel BBG Bright. Watchstanders directed the launch of a 29-foot Response Boat – Small II boatcrew from...