MAMARONECK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The Coast Guard says it’s suspending its search for a boater missing in the Long Island Sound.
Crews looked for Scott Donsavage for more than 24 hours after he went missing around 10 p.m. Tuesday, the agency said Thursday.
The 43-year-old was last seen by his wife departing from a boat launch in Mamaroneck. His 15-foot vessel was found ashore in gear with no one aboard.
The Coast Guard said it brought in helicopters from Cape Cod, Massachusetts, and Atlantic City, New Jersey, to help in the search.
The agency said it covered more than 276 square miles, roughly eight times the size of Manhattan.
Donsavage is from Pleasantville, The Journal News reported. He is described as standing 5 feet, 11 inches tall, weighing 180 pounds. He was wearing a black shirt, red hat and shorts.
You May Also Be Interested In These Stories
- Police: Teen Told Blind Senior He Was A Cop, Then Stole His Wallet
- Arrests Made In Suspected K2 Overdose Incident In Bushwick
- Kudlow: U.S. Talks With China Making ‘Terrific Progress’ To Avoid Trade War
- Search Continues To Fake Cop Caught Groping Sleeping Woman Through Open Window
(TM and © Copyright 2014 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2014 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. The Associated Press contributed to this report.)