Missing Cow Head man believed to have gone into the water

TC Media newsroom@thewesternstar.com
Published on July 23, 2014

Efforts were underway in Cow Head Wednesday to locate a man who is believed to have gone into the water near the wharf in the town on Tuesday night.

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police received a report of the missing man at about 10:50 p.m.

The man, who is from Cow Head, was on the wharf with a group of people. He reportedly left the area on an ATV and has not been accounted for since.

Police say the ATV the man was on has been recovered.

The RCMP is partnering with the Canadian Coast Guard, Parks Canada, DFO and the Bonne Bay Ground Search and Rescue in its efforts to locate the man.

The man’s name is not being released at this time.