Missing since May 1, 1975 from Tenants Harbor, Knox County, Maine
Classification: Endangered Missing
Circumstances of Disappearance
Miller was last seen in Tenants Harbor, Maine on May 1, 1975.
Miller, and his business partner, Michael Percy were on their way back from Stockton Springs in a lobster boat Miller had just bought.
Their parents suspect the boat overheated; its hatch cover was off when it was found the next day, anchored in the bay, but what happened next is unclear. The skiff was found upside down the next day in Belfast. The men, however, were never found.
The water was 40 degrees that day, suggesting hypothermia as a cause of death. The weather was clear and calm; the bay was flat. The Coast Guard eventually issued a report saying the pair was lost at sea. Miller's family say their son was not the type of person who would even have considered leaving his family in such a way.
The original police file was lost over the years.
Investigators Knox County Sheriff's Office
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