UPDATE: Coast Guard suspends search near Sabine Pass for missing crew member
Published 11:00 am Tuesday, February 7, 2023
UPDATE: As of 10:47 a.m. Tuesday, the Coast Guard announced it suspended its search for missing crew member near Sabine Pass.
SABINE PASS — The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a missing tugboat crew member last seen Sunday near Sabine Pass.
Coast Guard officials on Monday said they are looking for a 35-year-old white man who was wearing a white shirt and black pants when last seen at 10 p.m. on the tugboat Smith Invader.
He was noticed to be missing when a crew boat was supposed to transfer him off the vessel at 6 a.m. Monday.
Entities involved include the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office and the Texas General Land Office.
Anyone with information is asked to call 281-464-4851.