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Family Offers $100K Reward In Cruise Ship Disappearance Of Greenwich Man

Photo Credit: Justice for George Smith Facebook page
Photo Credit: Justice for George Smith Facebook page

GREENWICH, Conn. -- The family of a Greenwich man who went missing from a cruise ship during his honeymoon nine years ago is offering a $100,000 reward for information about his disappearance, according to their Facebook page Justice for George Smith .

George Smith IV, a Greenwich man vanished from a Royal Caribbean cruise in the Mediterranean on July 5, 2005, and his body was never found.

According to CBS News, which broadcast an episode of "48 Hours" titled "Murder At Sea?" on Saturday, the family is seeking answers that lead "to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible" for what happened to Smith, who is believed to have gone overboard.

On the show, his mother, Maureen Smith, said, "I have no doubt in my mind whatsoever that my son was murdered on that cruise ship."

The episode of "48 Hours," which was broadcast on the ninth anniversary of Smith's disappearance, also reported that a new team of FBI agents has been assigned to the case.

Anyone with information about Smith's disappearance is asked to call 1-844-651-1936 or email The entire reward poster is attached below.

The Smith family posts updates and information on the case on the Facebook page Justice for George Smith .

To watch the "Murder At Sea?" episode of "48 Hours," click here .

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