Arequipa, Peru: Four Fisherman Missing off Caraveli Coast

Posted on August 4, 2011 • Filed under: Peru, Police/Military Activity, Weather/Climate reports that four fisherman from the Lomas District in Arequipa have been missing at sea for five days. Officials say the captain at the San Juan port has sent personnel to search for the missing people at sea. Reportedly, the fishermen left last Saturday and were supposed to return Monday, August 1st. Family members report they received cell phone calls from the men who said they had run out of fuel and a strong wind prevented them from searching for more fuel. Family members are calling for helicopters and an intensification of the search, while the personnel from the port of San Juan are searching for the fisherman at the last coordinates the men relayed to the port captain.Read Article

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