Authorities search for swimmer in Maine river

The Associated Press
Posted Aug. 21, 2009, at 10:15 a.m.

BRUNSWICK, Maine — Authorities have been searching for a swimmer seen struggling in the Androscoggin River in Brunswick, Maine.

Brunswick police said the man is in his early- to-mid 30s and was seen swimming in the river off a sandy area Thursday afternoon. They said he appeared intoxicated.

The Maine Warden Service and Brunswick and Topsham police suspended the search Thursday night and planned to resume Friday morning. printed on July 28, 2017