David Charns from WMTW posted this on his Facebook page this morning:

BREAKING: The U.S. Coast Guard says it has received a distress signal off the Maine coast. They need YOUR HELP finding the people who may be in trouble.

WMTW says the Coast Guard searched the coast near Old Orchard Beach earlier this morning, but are unsure where the call came from. We'll keep you updated if and when we find out more about this breaking news story.