EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a Tulalip Tribal Police Department officer who was reported missing and presumed dead after the boat he was in capsized when a large rogue wave walloped the vessel on Tuesday night. Officer Charlie Cortez disappeared after he and Officer Shawn Edge, the boat captain, were thrown overboard shortly before 9 p.m. Tuesday. In a news release Wednesday, authorities said Edge was rescued and taken to a hospital in Everett. Crews spent 22 hours combing the waters looking for Cortez, but came up empty.
November 19, 2020 @ 9:49 am Northwest News