MISSING VESSEL

The search is continuing by the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Coast Guard for a vessel, which went missing this week.

According to a release from the Police, the vessel The Good, the Bad, the Ugly was reported missing at about 9:55 a.m. on Wednesday 26th September.

The Police say the vessel left Canouan at about 4:45 a.m. with two persons on board and a quantity of fish.

A Search and Rescue operation was launched by the Coastguard, covering a distance roughly 18 to 20 Nautical Miles West and North West of Canouan.

The Coast Guard also conducted searches between Canouan and Bequia, but was unable to locate the vessel. In addition, the SVG Fisheries Trawler Black Jack with Eli Slater and a party of men also conducted a search to the north of Bequia, but there was no sign of the vessel.

The Police say Search and Rescue information has been relayed to the Regional Security System (RSS) Operations Room contact had also been made with other relevant regional officials. The Barbados Coast Guard and Grenada Coast Guard were also informed.

The missing vessel is 25ft, red and blue outside, with one 75HP engine. Search and Rescue operations are still ongoing.



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