According to WABI, ABC Channel 7 / FOX Bangor news anchor Blake Lipton has been found safe.

He had been reported missing on Monday evening.

Other than saying he has been found, and that he was alive, Penobscot County Sheriff's Department had nothing else to say.  His current condition is unknown.

Channel 7, the channel that Blake Lipton works for, did their own story on his disappearance.  Strangely, in their story, they make no reference to him being a staffer at the station.  Read their version HERE.

According to his bio on the Channel 7 website, Lipton is originally from  the Maryland / Washington D.C. area.  He reportedly studied broadcast journalism at the University of South Carolina.  This is his second time working for the Bangor, Maine TV station.  He spent three years at WVII before moving to Tennessee.

Here's video of some of his work...

This story will be updated as more information becomes available...

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