Rideau Lakes – – The search for a missing teen, on Lower Beverley Lake, has ended. On June 1, 2020 just before 11:00 a.m. members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Underwater Search and Recovery Unit located the body of Brent HENNIGAR, 18 years old of Kingston, Ontario.
On May 31, 2020, shortly after 2:15 p.m. members of the Leeds County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police responded to a report that one person was missing on Lower Beverley Lake, Rideau Lakes Township. Two occupants were in a canoe while two others were on a paddle board nearby, when the victim went overboard from the canoe and did not resurface.
In addition to the OPP divers, the search involved the Leeds OPP Marine Unit and Rideau Lakes Fire Department vessel.
The Coroner’s Office will continue to investigate the circumstances of this incident.