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Coast Guard still searching for missing fisherman

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Coast Guard crews continue to search for a fisherman who was reported missing since Saturday.

The friends of Kon Wai Young, 53, alerted authorities after he failed to return Saturday. His truck and boat trailer were found at Maunalua Bay.

According to the Coast Guard, they've searched 15,542 square miles for Young, which is roughly the size of Oahu.

The Coast Guard will send a plane up to look for the missing man.

The Honolulu Fire Department has called off its efforts.

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