JAMESTOWN, R.I. — The Coast Guard is searching for a possible person in the water after a person reported a skiff adrift just north of the Jamestown bridge.The skiff was found about 9 a.m., according to a Facebook post from the agency. A bottle of orange juice was found in the boat.There are no reports of anyone missing.Anyone with information should call (508) 457-3211.

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