Search called off for Missing Kayaker off South Carolina Coast

Coast Guard recovery of Britt's kayak.

Coast Guard recovery of Britt's kayak.

Coast Guard spokesman Anthony Soto reports that the search for a missing kayaker off the coast of South Carolina has been suspended pending new information.  

22-year-old Dean Britt and 21-year-old friend Logan Brown set off from Folly Beach around 1 p.m. Saturday.  They had planned to kayak to Morris Island Lighthouse roughly a half-mile from the shore.  

The two originally went missing in the area between Folly Island and Morris Island Lighthouse South Carolina after they left Folly Beach around 1 p.m. Saturday afternoon.  T

Logan Brown was spotted and rescued the following day approximately two miles off the coast of Kiawah Island, South Carolina..  

Britt's empty kayak was found roughly two miles away from the location Brown was discovered. 

Anyone with information that can assist search crews is asked to call the Sector Charleston Command Center at (843) 740-7050.