Remigio Herrera Hernandez
On June 11, 2002 the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office was contacted by the Department of Fish and Game in regards to a missing persons report.
It was reported that Remigio Herrera Hernandez was working on a fishing vessel approximately 8 miles out into the ocean off the coastline of the Noyo Harbor. Remigio Herrera Hernandez was dropping fishing pots into the water when he fell overboard. Attempts were made to rescue Remigio Herrera Hernandez with a safety rope and a ring buoy but he disappeared under water.
The United States Coast Guard initiated a search and rescue operation with a search vessel and helicopter. The search operation ended without Remigio Herrera Hernandez being located.
Anyone with information in regards to the disappearance of Remigio Herrera Hernandez is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office Tip-Line by calling 707-234-2100.
Age at time of disappearance: 36 years-old
Height: 5 feet 6 inches tall
Weight: 170 lbs.
MCSO Case#: 02-2313
Date of last contact: June 11, 2002