Saturday, September 23, 2023

Update: Coast Guard locates missing boaters, dog

The U.S. Coast Guard has safely located two missing men and their dog, according to a tweet sent out Monday afternoon.

According to the tweet, the group was found 100 miles off the coast of Cape Henry, NC. They were found by a rescue aircrew flying an HC-130 out of Elizabeth City, NC.

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The Coast Guard had been searching for the two men and their French bulldog who went missing after leaving Jamestown.

Ryan Hollis and Joshua Cairone left on Hollis’ 43-foot Benneteau sailing boat on October 23, according to the Coast Guard’s 1st District Headquarters. With them was their dog, Louiś.

The pair were sailing from Rhode Island to Norfolk.

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