Maine Warden Service Found Body of Missing 40-Year-Old Man
Mark Latti, Communications Director, Maine Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife said:
The Warden Service has located the body of for 40-year-old Joseph Jimino of Naples, who had not been seen since the evening of Thursday, September 7.
The initial investigation indicates that Jimino died due to injuries sustained in an ATV crash along the South Tamworth Rd in Otisfield. This dirt road is part of the ATV trail network in the area, and his ATV was found near him. His death is not considered suspicious. The investigation remains open, and Jimino will be transported to the State Medical Examiner’s Office to determine a cause of death.
Jimino was found at approximately 9:00 a.m. by a game warden who was searching area ATV trails for signs of Jimino.
The Maine Warden Service is looking for a missing 40 year-old man from Naples who was last seen on Thursday, September 7.
Maine Man Missing Since September 7
Joseph Jimino was last in contact with friends before he left for an ATV ride in the Naples and Otisfield area on September 7. He did not show up for work on September 8 or on Monday, September 11, said Mark Latti, Communications Director, Maine Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife.
Family and Friends Unable to Contact Missing Man
Jimino’s family and friends have not heard form and have not been able to contact him. Latti said Jimino’s 2008 Yamaha Raptor is also missing.
ATV Trails Searched
Authorities searched local ATV trails on Monday, September 11. The search was temporarily suspended due to heavy rain and darkness. The search resumed at 7 am Tuesday morning.
Assisting the Maine Warden Service in the search is the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office, the Naples Fire Department and the Casco Fire Department.
Officials Looking for Information
Contact the Cumberland County Sheriff’s office at (207) 774- 1444 if you have any information about Jimino.
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