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Elderly fisherman reported missing in Washington County spends night on island

NET News Service • May 6, 2013 at 2:10 PM

After spending the night on Jackson Island, an elderly fisherman reported missing Saturday night was found Sunday morning by the Washington County Sheriff’s Department.

“He was on that island,” said county Patrol Lt. Eddie Graybeal. “He was fine. He was just really cold and tired.”

The man’s car was found empty on Charlie Carson Road at about 1 a.m. Sunday, Graybeal said. He said the man was found at 10:46 a.m.

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