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For Immediate Release:
April 29, 2017

Media Contact:
Det. Dan Ferrin

Topic: Boat Capsized Three Rescued
Case #: PD170429160646
Date & Time of Occurrence: 04/29/2017 at approx. 10:00 a.m.
Address of Occurrence: Off Coast of 1200 Crandon Boulevard
  Miami, Florida
Victim #1:
Victim's Name: Jorge Luis Colon Gonzalez, (W/M)
Victim's DOB: 05/26/1962
Victim's Age: 54
Victim's Address: 4560 NW 6 Street
  Miami, Florida
Victim #2:
Victim's Name: Jorge Luis Colon, (W/M)
Victim's DOB: 07/11/1983
Victim's Age: 33
Victim's Address: 67 Glen Royal Parkway #2
  Miami, Florida
Victim #3:
Victim's Name: Diego Perez, (W/M)
Victim's DOB: 07/17/1955
Victim's Age: 62
Victim's Address: 6591 NW 199 Street
  Miami, Florida
Vessel #1:
Vessel Make/Model: 1985 Falcon 18,6"
Vessel HID Number: FKKB9021J285
Vessel Description: Boat Capsized

MDPD & USCG Rescue Three From Sinking Boat

(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 

The Miami-Dade Police Department (MDPD) Marine Patrol, together with the United States Coast Guard (USCG) helped save three boaters after their vessel sank.

According to officers from MDPD Marine Patrol Unit, at about 10 this morning, they responded to a call of a submerged vessel and three men in the water off the coast of 1200 Crandon Boulevard. Upon their arrival along with USCG air unit, they were able to rescue all three adult males and move them to Bill Baggs State Park’s No Name Harbor. Once there, Miami Dade Fire Rescue treated and released all three men.


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