NEW ORLEANS -- The Coast Guard is searching for a possible missing person in
the Intracoastal Waterway somewhere between Morgan City, Louisiana and
Rockport, Texas, Monday.
The Coast Guard received a report of possibly missing 76-year-old white
male, Jewel Johnson, and his 36-foot white trawling vessel, Poison.
According to the reporting source, Johnson was headed West across the
Intracoastal Waterway from mile marker 99 to mile marker 521 starting February
25, 2020. The trip is estimated to take six to eight days.
Anyone with information on Johnson or the vessel’s location, please contact
the Eighth Coast Guard District at: (504) 589-6225.