UPDATE: The search continues for Father Thibodeau, who was last seen in Caribou on July 15, 2017 and hasn't been seen since then. He is likely driving his grey 2013 Chevrolet Equinox with Maine registration 638A.
Based on information received from electronic tracking, it is believed he is/was in the Lee area. The range marked on the map is roughly 300 square miles-that is a huge search area. The Maine Warden Service has been searching this area since last week by land and air, along with other local landowners, although they are not sure whether he is still in this part of the state.
Attempts to locate the vehicle via ONSTAR have gone unsuccessful. The police have been in contact with multiple other law enforcement agencies and other highway agencies. They are unsure if Father Thibodeau is still in the area described.
The family of 85-year-old Clement Thibodeau says new surveillance has become available on the day Thibodeau went missing. The Caribou Rehab & Nursing Center's surveillance video shows Thibodeau returning to his apartment on Saturday July 15th. The family says Thibodeau likely went to Mass at the Holy Rosary church in Caribou that was from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
The video shows Thibodeau returning to his apartment at approximately 5:09 p.m. He then went into his apartment until video shows him leaving his apartment again at approximately 8:09 p.m.
Video then shows Thibodeau in his black/charcoal gray 2013 Chevy Equinox where he turned left onto North Maine Street heading South. The family believes he may have headed to Reno's Family Restaurant to eat.
Please be on the lookout for him and/or his vehicle, and if you see it, please call your local police agency or Caribou Police Department at 207-493-3301.