Coast Guard ends search for owner of adrift fishing boat near Galveston

Coast Guard ends search for owner of adrift fishing boat near Galveston
HOUSTON — The Coast Guard has ended its search for the owner of an unmanned, adrift 16-foot fishing vessel that was located south of Tiki Island in Galveston, Texas, Friday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received notification at approximately 8 a.m. from a good Samaritan of the unmanned vessel. Watchstanders issued an urgent marine information broadcast to vessels in the area....

Coast Guard searching for owner of adrift fishing boat near Galveston

Coast Guard searching for owner of adrift fishing boat near Galveston
An unmanned 16-foot fishing boat beached on the south shores of Tiki Island in Galveston, Texas, Feb. 28, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for the owner of an unmanned, adrift 16-foot fishing boat located south of Tiki Island in Galveston, Texas, Friday. The registration number of the vessel is TX3724ST. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received...