Ex-Haverhill assistant harbormaster's 105-foot-long tour boat breaks free from mooring, is trapped at Joppa Flats

Courtesy photoTim Slavit's 400-passenger tour boat, the SS Capt. Red, broke loose from its moorings offshore from the Salisbury Reservation Friday afternoon and was pushed by high winds across the river. Here it sits late Friday afternoon in the Joppa Flats salt marsh across from the Plum Island Turnpike.