EDGECOMB, Maine — The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, along with other state and local agencies including a Maine Marine Patrol plane and state police dive team, continued to search on Sunday for a missing 74-year-old woman who left her home on Quarry Farm Road in Edgecomb on foot at 4:30 p.m. Friday.
Lynn Crink was reported missing by her husband at 1:23 p.m. Saturday, according to a release from the Lt. Michael Murphy of the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office.
On Saturday, Maine Marine Patrol officers Matthew Merriman, DeniAnne Kilgore and Joel Tourtelotte, under the supervision of Sgt. Tom Hale, searched the Sheepscot River from an inflatable boat from 3:30 p.m. until 7 p.m., according to Jeff Nichols, spokesman for the Maine Department of Marine Resources.
At 5:50 a.m. Sunday, the the Marine Patrol was back on the water, and sent pilot Steve Ingram up in a marine patrol plane to search from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., according to Nichols. Marine Patrol Specialist Mike Forgues took a Maine State Police dive team out in a Marine Patrol vessel, Nichols said.
Crink is described as a white female, 5 feet 7 inches tall, weighing 193 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
The Maine Warden Service and Lincoln County Search and Rescue also are assisting with the search for Crink.
No additional information was immediately available Sunday afternoon.
Murphy asked anyone with information about Crink’s whereabouts to call the sheriff’s office at 882-7332.
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