The Coast Guard is searching for a reported missing person between La Conner and Blaine, Washington. Missing is Michael Smith, 39, last seen wearing black shorts and a blue sweatshirt.
At approximately 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, the Swinomish Tribal Police Department notified Coast Guard that a man had been reported overdue by a family member having failed to arrive in Blaine by sunset Monday after leaving La Conner on Monday at 3 p.m.in an 18-foot teal and white skiff.
Coast Guard issued an Urgent Marine Information Broadcast and launched multiple Coast Guard crews.
If anyone has information regarding the whereabouts of Mr. Smith, please call Sector Puget Sound at 206-217-6001.
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