Missing Crystal River boater found by Good Samaritan
9:33 AM, Aug 22, 2013
4:58 PM, Aug 22, 2013
CRYSTAL RIVER, Fla. -
UPDATE: A missing Crystal River boater was found alive by a Good Samaritan in the Homosassa area on Thursday. He is said to be okay, but will need hospital treatment.
At last word, the Coast Guard was assisting.
Efstathios Moumouris' unoccupied boat was found early Thursday morning.
No other details were immediately available.
abcactionnews,com will have updates
PREVIOUS REPORT: The Coast Guard, along with Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission crews are searching Thursday near the Fort Island boat ramp at the mouth of Crystal River after a man was reported overdue by his wife.
Efstathios Moumouris, 51, left Wednesday in his 16-foot boat and did not return.
Search crews located his boat nine miles west of the boat ramp at approximately 4 a.m., without Moumouris aboard.
Stay with abcactionnews.com as the story develops.