2011-12-26 / Front Page

Police seek ID of man’s body

By Beth Brogan, Times Record Staff

BRUNSWICK — Brunswick police continue to search today for the identity of a man whose body was discovered Thursday afternoon along the railroad tracks between Bath Road and Route 1.

Officers responded at 12:14 p. m. to the tracks between Merrymeeting Plaza and Discount Tire on Bath Road, where a man reported finding the body near a small campsite, Deputy Chief Marc Hagan of the Brunswick Police Department said Friday morning.

Police found no identification, Hagan said, but believe the man was probably in his 40s.

He had gray hair and a beard and was wearing a light green jacket, tan trousers, a tan fleece hat, green scarf and black shoes.

The death does not appear suspicious, Hagan said. The body was taken to the Maine Medical Examiner’s office.

With no current missing person cases, Hagan asked that anyone with information about anybody who was living near the tracks recently to call Brunswick Police at 725- 5521.

bbrogan@timesrecord.com

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