Search for missing fisherman ends
Oct. 26, 2017
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended a search for a man reported missing near Morgan City, Louisiana.
Coast Guard Sector New Orleans says it suspended the search at 1:17 p.m. Wednesday after searching for about 61 hours for a Vietnamese man reported missing Sunday evening. The man was last seen aboard a boat 37 miles southwest of Morgan City.
Authorities say the search covered about 2,050 square nautical miles (3,796 kilometers).