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House Boat Adrift; Coast Guard Looks For Owner

Posted August 5, 2004 9:39 a.m. EDT

— The Coast Guard needs your help to find the owner of a house boat.

A search-and-rescue helicopter from Cherry Point found a house boat adrift approximately 20 miles southeast of Cape Lookout.

Officials said it is safe to say the boat broke free of its mooring as a result of

Hurricane Alex


Anyone with a connection to the house boat is asked to notify the Coast Guard at

(252) 247-4570