The derelict boat that has resided off shore of Juana’s Pagodas the past two years has been moved ashore west of the beach side restaurant and bar. Owner of the boat, Jeremiah Shastid, had repeatedly floated the half sunken fishing boat over the past two years only to have it sink again days later into the Santa Rosa Sound. Shastid claimed that vandalism was the cause of the repeated sinking near Juana’s Pagodas.
The boat was raised Sunday night and beached. Shastid still has until January 16 to remove the boat.
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