MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Hennepin County Water Patrol is searching for a missing swimmer in Lake Minnetonka Thursday evening.
The sheriff’s office said deputies were dispatched at about 6:30 p.m. to a report of a missing man in the water in Lake Minnetonka’s Lower Lake. Officers learned a group of nine adults were on a pontoon boat that evening when an adult woman began to struggle in the water.READ MORE: Buffalo Man With COVID Transported Out Of Mercy Hospital After Judge’s Order To Keep Patient On Ventilator
Two women and one man, also on the boat, jumped into the water to save her. Supposedly three women made it back onto the boat, but the man is currently missing.READ MORE: 'He'd Be Saying Voting Rights For Everybody': Some Use MLK Day To Continue Fight For Justice
Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office Water Patrol deputies are searching the area with sonar.MORE NEWS: These Goats Will Happily Eat Your Old Christmas Tree
This is an active investigation.