JasonWilliam MacGrath, 32, left the Cape George area around noon on Sunday July 9th in a Kayak. The kayak was located at approximately 05:30 Tuesday night on the Western shore of Inverness County near Gillis Pond in Judique Interval.
Antigonish and Inverness RCMP have been involved in the search with the assistance of the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre, Pictou and Straight Ground Search and Rescue, as well as RCMP Police Dog Services and Helicopter. An extensive ground search has been under way since 08:00 PM Tuesday night in the Judique Interval area.
Jason MacGrath is described as a white male, with light brown hair and hazel eyes. He is 5-foot-8 and 155 pounds. He was wearing a black t-shirt and beige shorts.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts ofJason MacGrath is asked to contact Antigonish District RCMP at 902-863-6500 or Should you wish to remain anonymous, tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip atwww.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637.
The investigation is ongoing.
Source: Media Release