A Wiscasset man reported missing Wednesday, May 5 was found alive and safe Thursday, May 6.
The Wiscasset Police Department had sought the public’s assistance in locating Michael Pekich, 44.
Pekich had last been seen by his family April 22, when he left the family home in Wiscasset. He was going Down East to dig worms and planned to return in a couple days. His last known location had been Ellsworth, where he withdrew money from his bank account April 23.
Pekich’s family said he had recently had mental health issues. They had not heard from him since April 22.