Authorities searching for missing kayaker in Murrells Inlet

Published: Dec. 19, 2021 at 10:19 AM EST|Updated: Dec. 20, 2021 at 4:53 AM EST
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MURRELLS INLET, S.C. (WCSC) - Authorities say they are searching for a missing kayaker in Murrells Inlet.

The U.S. Coast Guard says 29-year-old Vladamir Norman was “reported overdue” Sunday morning.

The Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office says the man was last seen around 9:30 p.m. Saturday night when he said he was going fishing on the creek side of Murrells Inlet.

Deputies say the man was last seen in a green and blue kayak wearing a tie-dyed shirt.

Marine units from the sheriff’s office along with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources and U.S. Coast Guard are assisting with the search.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Coast Guard Sector Charleston Command Center at 843-740-7050.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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