Fishing Boat Goes Adrift in New Bedford
January 7, 2018
The commercial fishing boat Lady Patricia, which was seized by U.S. Marshals in October, broke free from its lines in New Bedford Harbor and drifted toward the hurricane barrier on Thursday, Jan. 4. The Lady Patricia is one of 4 vessels that belonged to fisherman Carlos Rafael, was convicted of fisheries fraud.
The vessel was later secured by the tug Roy Boys.