ILB Launches, Weymouth

Tue 15 November 16

Search for 15 year old missing Boy.


Time Out  2016-11-15 03:30:00

Time In  2016-11-15 05:30:00

Type  Missing Person

Position  Bowlleazes / Osmington

Helm  Karl Sargent



Both lifeboats launched to assist in the search for a 15 year old boy missing from London.
2 coastguard cliff teams, Coastguard rescue helicopter, police and Dorset Search & rescue volunteers (DORSAR) also tasked.

Lifeboats requested to conduct a shoreline search between Bowleaze Cove & Osmington Mills.
The ILB completed a close ashore sweep, with the ALB maintaining a distance of 0.2’ from the shore. On completion the ALB stepped off 0.2’ & returned towards Bowleazes.

With nothing found, and no new information the Lifeboats were released to return to station, refuelled and made ready for service.