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Day 4 wraps up with search for missing boater

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Search and rescue crews have wrapped up a forth day of searching for a missing boater on the Ross Barnett Reservoir.

The search for 64-year-old Larry Wayne Thomas of Jackson resumed at 8 p.m. Friday morning.

Officers from the Reservoir Patrol, Department of Wildlife Fisheries and Parks, the Rankin County Sheriff's Office and Lake Harbor Fire Department joined in the search.

Five boats combed the water while the metro one helicopter searched from the air.

On Tuesday, a fisherman alerted authorities after an unmanned boat was spotted circling the water near the Highway 43 bridge.

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