PHOTO: The fishing vessels Dinah Jane and Nemesis, both out of New Bedford, Massachusetts, are sunk at their mooring in Homer’s Warf, Monday, Feb. 5, 2018. Both vessels are owned by Carlos Rafael, sources say.
NEW BEDFORD – The Coast Guard is coordinating containment and cleanup efforts, and will be investigating the cause of the sinking.
(U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Michael Schneider.)
According to today’s Cape Cod Times report, “Carlos Seafood Inc. didn’t return requests for comment on Monday. Rafael, also known by some as “Codfather,” was sentenced last year to 46 months in prison for falsifying fishing quota, bulk cash smuggling and tax evasion.”