Tyler Doyle Missing Update
Volunteers and law enforcement from various agencies are searching on land, in the air, and on the water for the missing 23-year-old South Carolina duck hunter who was last seen slipping from his swamped jon boat on Jan. 26.
On Monday, the 11th day of the search for Tyler Doyle, a young father with a second child on the way,
Tyler Doyle reportedly fell overboard in choppy water while a friend watched from a nearby jetty, according to his younger brother, Reed Doyle.
He claimed that after dropping a friend off on the jetty during their duck hunt, waves crashed in from behind due to his brother’s oversized 90-horsepower outboard motor on the 16-foot boat.
Tyler Doyle Missing
In a video uploaded to TikTok, he claimed, “The waves took over the back of the boat and took Tyler with them.” Now that we’ve been looking for so long, it’s frustrating not to know where he is or what to do.
According to a spokesperson for the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR), several police and sheriff’s departments were assisting Monday’s deployment of planes and boats by the SCDNR.
Along the Intracoastal Waterway, friends and family had also organized a volunteer boat and foot search.
According to local media reports, teams from Wilmington and Cape Fear were also participating in the search.
In Horry County, close to the Little River jetties that connect the Intracoastal to the Atlantic Ocean, the North Myrtle Beach Rescue Squad had been called in response.
They managed to save one man, but they were unable to locate Doyle.
The Rescue Squad, which halted its participation, claims that rough seas have complicated the search effort. Saturday, According to Myrtle Beach Online, Tyler Doyle’s wife posted on Facebook nearly a week after the incident that his waders and a number of decoys had been found close to Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina.
That’s across the state of North Carolina, a few miles east of where he went overboard.