Missing Boater Found Near Crane Beach

The boater that went missing after he took his boat off Essex Bay Wednesday evening was found Thursday morning.

The U.S. Coast Guard Northeast found 61-year-old Ted Gulvemond in a marsh just northwest of Crane Beach at 5:46 a.m.

He was reported missing by his wife at around 11 p.m. last night after leaving the dock around 7 p.m.

The search included two 29- foot response boat crews from Coast Guard Stations Merrimack River and Gloucester, an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter and HC-144 Ocean Sentry airplane aircrews from Air Station Cape Cod, Essex Harbormaster, Ipswich fire department and Harbormaster, and Gloucester Harbormaster.

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