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Missing N.S. hunter found with minor injuries after being lost overnight

HALIFAX – A missing hunter has been found with minor injuries after being lost in the woods overnight.

Annapolis District RCMP received a report of a missing hunter shortly before 10 p.m. Tuesday.

Police say a 47-year-old man from Wilmont, N.S. had gone into the woods in the Lily Lake Road area earlier that day to hunt and failed to meet his family at a pre-arranged time.

RCMP and Annapolis County Ground Search and Rescue were called in and began searching for the man. He was located around 7 a.m. Wednesday, about 500 meters off Lily Lake Road.

The man has some minor injuries, is cold and wet, but is overall in good health.

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