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Washington County Search Suspended Overnight 

Wayne Harvey

The Maine Warden’s Service search for a missing man in Washington County has been called off for the night because of darkness and thunderstorms in the area.40 Year old Scott James of princeton was boating on Big Lake in Township 27 on Saturday afternoon.High winds and waves were reported while James was in a 16 foot boat with a 25 horse power motor when he fell in the water.An unidentified juvenile was fishing with him and threw a life jacket to Mr. James, and then went in the water to help.The teenager was pulled from the water by two people who were camping nearby that heard him.Fourteen game wardens, including divers and a pilot, are conducting the search along with civilians. The search began Saturday night.