UPDATE #2 11/14/15: The Associated Press revealed authorities have suspended the search for the woman who intentionally went overboard. They made the announcement on Saturday after searching more than 600 square nautical miles.
UPDATE 11/13/15: Mad Decent released a statement on the situation this morning, and said that the search is ongoing for the girl who reportedly jumped overboard. We'll continue to update as the story develops.
Thursday, November 12 during the chartered cruise on Norwegian Pearl, a female guest was observed intentionally going overboard while the ship was sailing the Yucatan Channel. The ship's crew immediately initiated rescue measures, including deploying three rescue boats and notifying the Coast Guard and other relevant authorities. The search for the guest is ongoing. Both the ship and charter company teams are providing support to the family and all impacted guests during this difficult time.
A female party goer has reportedly fallen overboard during Mad Decent's ongoing Boat Party, a source confirmed to Complex. News of the mishap hit social media tonight, though details surrounding the accident remain unclear. The Norwegian Pearl, the cruise ship venue for the four-day traveling festival, reportedly circled back for a search rescue. According to Your EDM, all festival stages were temporarily closed and passengers were asked to return to their rooms for a headcount.
Someone jumped off our boat, and we're currently circling the gulf looking for her...— Ze Sus ✏️ (@zethussuen) November 12, 2015
Lifeboats just went out, but holy shit it's dark pic.twitter.com/JhU9UmSmL8— Ze Sus ✏️ (@zethussuen) November 12, 2015
Lifeboats seem to have located her and scooped her up.— Ze Sus ✏️ (@zethussuen) November 12, 2015
Announcement came on that nobody has been found yet. Search continues. #maddecentboatparty— Ze Sus ✏️ (@zethussuen) November 12, 2015
Another lifeboat launched, bringing the total to 3— Ze Sus ✏️ (@zethussuen) November 13, 2015
Announcement came on additional rescue services have been deployed. Still searching.— Ze Sus ✏️ (@zethussuen) November 13, 2015
The Mad Decent Boat Party is scheduled to conclude in Miami this Sunday (Nov. 15) after departing from the same city on Wednesday (Nov. 11). We'll update this story with further developments.