Updated: At approximately 9:00 p.m. this evening, a 19-year-old Pictou County man was located deceased in the waters at Park Falls by the Pictou County Ground Search and Rescue Team.
At 3:36 p.m. today, at Park Falls, a popular swimming location, the Pictou County District RCMP responded to a 911 call of a man jumping into the water and not returning to the surface.
The Pictou County District RCMP are currently on scene, assisting are the RCMP Underwater Recovery Team, Thorburn and New Glasgow Fire Departments and EHS. The RCMP are asking the public not to attend the scene.
Source: Media Release