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Body found in Maine may be missing N.H. teen

New Hampshire authorities are waiting to confirm whether a stabbing victim found in Maine is the 18-year-old reported missing from his Madbury, N.H. home Saturday, prosecutors said in a statement.

The teen, who was not identified, was reported missing by his parents Saturday morning.

New Hampshire State Police started an investigation into the teen’s disappearance, according to a statement from New Hampshire Attorney General Joseph Foster’s office.

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On Saturday afternoon, the body of a young man was found in Lebanon, ME. He had been stabbed to death, Foster’s office said.

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New Hampshire and Maine officials were unsure if the incidents are related Sunday evening.

They were waiting for a report from the Maine Medical Examiner’s office, which should be released within a few days, according to the Foster’s office.

jacqueline.tempera@globe.com@jacktemp