UPDATE: Police find sailboat owner safe after boat runs aground

Sep 26, 2021

Dartmouth Police have found the owner of a sailboat that went aground off Mishaum Point on Sept. 26.

Police confirmed at 11:58 p.m. Sunday that the owner was successfully and safely located.

The sailboat was found unoccupied on shore Sunday evening with its sails up.

Dartmouth Police asked for the public’s assistance in locating the owner. 

The owner was located but not identified.

This story was updated after authorities located the missing sailor.