Coast Guard locates overdue Spanish boater off Desecheo Island, Puerto Rico

Coast Guard locates overdue Spanish boater off Desecheo Island, Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Coast Guard rescue crews ended their search for an overdue Spanish boater who was found to not be in distress after being located at 6 p.m. Wednesday by the crew of a Coast Guard Auxiliary aircraft, aboard the 42-foot sailing vessel Sigrid, in the vicinity of Desecheo Island, Puerto Rico. Rafael Conti Cañada, 47, a citizen of Spain, was reported overdue to the Coast Guard...

Coast Guard searching for overdue Spanish boater traveling to Puerto Rico

Coast Guard searching for overdue Spanish boater traveling to Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Coast Guard rescue crews are searching Wednesday for an overdue boater aboard the 42-foot sailing vessel Sigrid covering waters from the northern coast of the Dominican Republic to the western coast of Puerto Rico, including the Mona Passage. Rafael Conti Cañada, 47, a citizen of Spain, reportedly departed Fort Lauderdale, Fla, Oct. 4, on a one-man voyage and has been overdue...