FBI: Boy Abducted in Seattle May Be on Sailboat Headed to California

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Billy Ginger Hanson, top left, is believed to be with Jeffrey Ford Hanson, top right. It is thought they are aboard a 1976 White Cooper sailboat, like the one pictured above. (Images via Los Angeles Times)

Authorities are seeking help from the public in locating a sailboat carrying a 9-year-old Seattle boy allegedly abducted by his father. The sailboat may be headed to California, officials said.

The 1976 White Cooper sailboat “Draco” has a 6-inch red stripe on its sides with Washington license plate WN6753NZ, according to the FBI.

The sailboat is being operated by, Jeffrey Ford Hanson, who is accused of abducting his 9-year-old son, Billy Ginger Hanson, on Aug. 28.

Billy was expected to return to his mother in Pennsylvania on Sept. 4.

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