Coast Guard, local agencies, suspend search for Coast Guardsman

Coast Guard, local agencies, suspend search for Coast Guardsman
HONOLULU — The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended the search for Petty Officer 1st Class Russell Matthews, an aviation survival technician from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point, Oahu, Thursday. “The decision to suspend a search is one of the hardest a commanding officer has to make, all the more so when it is one of our own,” said Captain Joanna Nunan, Coast Guard Sector Honolulu commanding...

Coast Guard, local agencies continue search for missing Air Station Barbers Point Coast Guardsman

Coast Guard, local agencies continue search for missing Air Station Barbers Point Coast Guardsman
HONOLULU — The U.S. Coast Guard continues to work with local authorities in the search for Petty Officer 1st Class Russell Matthews, an aviation survival technician from Air Station Barbers Point, Oahu, Thursday. Matthews’ car was discovered Wednesday morning by the Honolulu Police Department in a Kaena Point, Oahu, parking lot. The Honolulu Fire Department conducted an aerial, shoreline and...

Coast Guard and local agencies search for missing Coast Guardsman

Coast Guard and local agencies search for missing Coast Guardsman
HONOLULU — The Honolulu Police Department, Honolulu Fire Department and U.S. Coast Guard are searching near Kaena Point, Oahu, for a Coast Guardsman whose whereabouts are unknown, Wednesday. Petty Officer 1st Class Russell Matthews is an aviation survival technician from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point, Hawaii. His car was discovered in a parking lot and the Honolulu Police Department initiated...