Coast Guard searches for missing boater

BALTIMORE - The Coast Guard is searching for a missing 40-year-old man approximately 2 miles south of the Francis Scott Key Bridge.

The Maryland Natural Resource Police contacted the Baltimore sector of the Coast Guard before 8 a.m. Monday morning for assistance in recovering a deceased person at Stony Creek.

Rescue crews located a boat aground at Sparrows Point with a purse identifying the deceased female and a wallet belong to 40-year-old David Frantzen.

The Coast Guard said the deceased woman and Frantzen departed on the boat Sunday between 10 a.m. and noon.

Coast Guard watchstanders issued an urgent marine information broadcast and launched a crew on a response boat to search for Frantzen.

The woman's identity has not been released.

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