cody magee

UPDATE: Cody Magee’s kayak has been located. The vessel washed ashore on the beach near Center Street on Tybee Island April 18, and was pulled in by a beachgoer. After seeing the missing person report on the local news, the man who had found the kayak called police. There is still no sign of Magee, but the search continues.


SAVANNAH, GA (April 19, 2016): The Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Marine Patrol Unit continues the search for a missing kayaker, who was last seen at 8 p.m., April 17, near the Lazaretto Creek boat launch.

Cody Magee, 38, was last seen wearing a blue shirt and green shorts with a 12-foot blue kayak.

Currently SCMPD’s Marine Patrol, U.S. Coast Guard, and Georgia Department of Natural Resources are participating in the search. Metro’s Aviation Unit will join the search later today.

Anyone who may have seen Magee or sees any sign of him or his kayak should call 911 immediately.