TAY VALLEY TWP – On Saturday December 16, 2017 at approximately 9:00pm, members of the Lanark County detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to an overdue person call on Bennett Lake, Tay Valley Township.
Police responded after receiving information that a male had been ice fishing on the lake and did not return home on his ATV. His family observed a large hole on the ice surface and became concerned that he had fallen through the ice. Lanark County OPP members attended and are currently searching for the male with the assistance of the OPP Underwater Search and Rescue (USAR) unit.
The identity of the male has not been released pending the ongoing investigation.
If any person has further information in regards to this matter they are asked to please call 1-888-310-1122