The new details come after recent developments in the case and nearly two years after the pair steered into a storm on the Atlantic. Though the boat and their life vests were eventually found, the boys were never seen again.
On Monday, Cohen's family said it was considering a civil lawsuit days after a Florida Department of Law Enforcement investigative report was released stating the agency found Stephanos's mother, Carly Black, had been negligent and recommended charges. The State Attorney did not go forward with charges.
A Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission report released Thursday said a "weather-related incident" was to blame in the boys' disappearance. Originally it was speculated that something may have happened to the boat's engine, but investigators discovered the engine was still working when the boat took on water.
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