Search Suspended for Missing Fisherman off Montauk, NY

The Coast Guard has suspended the search Tuesday evening for a missing person who was last seen aboard a fishing vessel 25 miles south of Montauk, New York.

Missing is a 55-year old crewmember from the fishing vessel Miss Shauna who was last seen at 4:00 p.m., Monday, and was not wearing a life jacket at the time.

For approximately 28 hours, a number of Coast Guard units, as well as several fishing vessels, ran 22 search patterns and covered an area over 4,200 square miles.