UPDATE4/16: Northampton County Sheriff's investigators have identified a body found on Racoon Island, a remote barrier island at the southern tip of the Eastern Shore. The body is identified is 56-year-oldEdward Webb of Williamsburg.
Webb was reported missing by his family when he did not return from a fishing trip on the York River on December 17th.
His boat was later found on the Gloucester County side of York, about a mile from the Coleman Bridge.
The medical examiner has not yet released a cause of death.
YORK CO. -- Virginia Marine Police are searching for a fisherman who was reported missing Monday night.
According to Virginia Marine Resource Commission spokesman John Bull, the family of a 56-year-old Williamsburg-area man called police after he didn't return from a fishing trip on the York River.
Bull said searchers located the man's small fishing boat around 7 a.m. Tuesday on the York River but the fisherman was not on board.
The search continues.