June 21, 2018
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Missing hunter found dead in Washington County

By Tom Walsh, BDN Staff

AUGUSTA, Maine — The search for a missing hunter that began Wednesday afternoon in Washington County’s Township 42 ended Thursday morning with the discovery of his body.

Doug Rafferty, a spokesman for the Maine Warden Service, said Thursday afternoon that the hunter, who has not yet been identified, died of natural causes due to a “medical issue.”

Township 42 is in northwestern Washington County. It abuts Hancock County’s Township 41.

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