Crews search for missing man on Big Island

Crews search for missing man on Big Island

PUNA, BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - The U.S. Coast Guard and Hawaii Fire Department are searching for a 65-year-old man who was reported missing Wednesday near Pohoiki Bay.

The Hawaii Fire Department said Charles Rosecranes was last seen at approximately 1 a.m. He reportedly fell overboard from a 15-foot outboard skiff he and his friend were operating.

Rosecranes is about 5 feet 10 inches and weighs approximately 160 pounds. He was wearing a blue and white pin-striped shirt, rain coast, pants and rubber boots.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Coast Guard Sector Honolulu at (808) 842-2600.

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