Friday, July 29th, 2016

Abandoned Panga Boat Discovered North Of Piedras Blancas Lighthouse

Panga-Boat-Piedras-BlancasAt about 9:30 on Sunday morning, July 14, the Sheriff's Office was notified of a boat beached in a remote cove north of Piedras Blancas Lighthouse.

Deputies, assisted by State Park Rangers, located an abandoned panga type boat with evidence indicating some sort of cargo had been hand carried away from the beach.

This boat is similar to the other panga boats recovered along the central coast.

Detectives are continuing to investigate with the assistance of State Park Rangers and the U.S. Coast Guard.