Maine Man Missing Near Tenants Harbor

On January 5, the Maine Marine Patrol and Coast Guard was continuing to search Long Cove near Tenants Harbor for Paul Benner, 33 of Thomaston, who was reported missing on January 4, a little before 11:00 p.m. on January 4.

During the initial search, Benner’s 14’ skiff was recovered on the shore of Long Cove. Later, the anchor belonging to Benner’s skiff, along with his clam-harvesting gear, were recovered in the middle of Long Cove, which is exposed at low tide.