Boat full of life jackets found on La Jolla beach

Boat full of life jackets found on La Jolla beach

[trib_ndn vid=24822113]LA JOLLA — A motorboat containing life jackets was found abandoned on a La Jolla beach early Wednesday, authorities said.

Beached BaylinerThe boat, a 19-foot Bayliner with an inboard motor, was discovered at the end of Nautilus Street around 5:40 a.m., according to a San Diego city lifeguard.

U.S. Border Patrol agents were called in to look into whether the vessel, which contained six life jackets, might have been used in international smuggling.

No contraband was found on the boat, which was turned over to Customs and Border Protection personnel for further investigation, USBP Agent Timothy Hamill said.

There were no arrests.

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