UPDATE: The search for 50 year-old Lee Haverman in Galveston, Texas is now over. A body thought to be that of Mr. Havermann has been found in West Bay of Galveston, Texas. However, positive identification must still be determined and confirmed by law enforcement and the Medical Examiner. The teamwork, experience and coordinated efforts of Texas EquuSearch, the U. S. Coast Guard, Galveston Police Department, Galveston Beach Patrol, and the Freeport Search & Rescue resulted in a quick recovery. We wish to thank all of those that worked so hard to find Mr. Havermann. You all did a fantastic job. We also ask that everyone please keep Mr. Haverman and his family in your prayers. Thank You.
08-15-13 – The U.S. Coast Guard has asked for the help of Texas EquuSearch; in the search for a missing 50 year-old man in Galveston, Texas. We are in need of shallow-water boats to search the marshy coastline of West Bay. Your boat must meet all water safety requirements to assist in this search. If you can assist the Coast Guard and Texas EquuSearch on this assignment; please contact Jan Tipps at (281) 639-1096. Jan will then give you directions to the location … and your search area assignments. Thank you.