Coast Guard searching for missing Port Allen canoer Coast Guard searching for missing Port Allen canoer Advocate staff report June 10, 2014 Comments The U.S. Coast Guard is searching along the Mississippi River near Baton Rouge for a missing Port Allen canoer last seen Friday leaving a concert in downtown Baton Rouge. Kevin “Rooster” Guy told a band member at 11:30 p.m. Friday that he was going to ride his bicycle back to his canoe, docked on the Mississippi River, and row back to Port Allen, according to a Coast Guard news release. A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter stationed in New Orleans and a marine safety unit stationed in Baton Rouge were sent to look for him but had no luck, the release says. The helicopter searched a 180-mile area beginning in Port Allen and heading south while the marine safety unit covered 22 miles in a small boat near Baton Rouge. Anyone with information regarding Guy’s location is asked to contact the Coast Guard in New Orleans at (504) 365-2200.