GALVESTON COUNTY, TX. (THECOUNT) — Missing Galveston fishermen, Antonio Robles and Raymond Herrera, have been found dead, according to the Galveston County Sheriff’s Office.

The bodies of Robles, 44, Herrera, 56, were reported missing more than two weeks after the fishing vessel Pappy’s Pride and the tanker Bow Fortune collided in fog.


The sheriff’s office recovered the bodies from inside Pappy’s Pride, which had gone keel-up during the crash, between 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday, Sheriff Henry Trochesset said Friday, reports KHOU.

Robles was from Pharr, Texas, near McAllen, and Herrera listed a Texas City address, officials said.


Geo quick facts: Galveston County is a county in the U.S. state of Texas, located along the Gulf Coast adjacent to Galveston Bay. As of the 2010 U.S. Decennial Census, the population was 291,309 – Wikipedia.