Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Details of Disappearance
Smith was an experienced but conservative sailor who never ventured far from the San Diego coastline, according to friends. A friend noticed his boat had been removed from its mooring at De Anza Cove about 12:45 p.m, Monday, January 20, 2003. His 20-foot sloop was found unpiloted, adrift and in full sail configuration two miles off the La Jolla coastline the same day.
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