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Four-day search for missing man on Lake Livingston continues
San Jacinto News- Times - December 2009
COLDSPRING – Authorities have been searching for a German citizen reportedly missing since Dec. 24 when he took a 16-foot green fiberglass boat onto Lake Livingston.
Bennet Schultze is 25 years old, 5feet, 8 inches tall and weighs about 150 pounds, according to the San Jacinto County Sheriff’s Department.
Sheriff James Walters said Schultze was last scene wearing blue jeans, blue gray wind breaker with fleece jacket and light blue rubber boots.
The Coast Guard, Cape Royal Fire and Rescue and Texas Parks and Wildlife have been searching Lake Livingston for him, according to Walters.
Weather conditions on Dec. 24, were reported to be choppy with whitecaps and cold with winds of 35-45 miles per hour.