(GRAVENHURST) – Bracebridge Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to a possible drowning at the Muskoka Beach Park on Muskoka Beach Road just before 5:00 p.m. today, Sunday July 30, 2017 after beach goers noticed a member of their group missing.
Police, the OPP Underwater Search and Recovery Unit (USRU) and Muskoka EMS responded and conducted a search.
The body of 28-year-old Shahid IQBAL of Woodbridge was located a short time later and unfortunately, lifesaving efforts were unsuccessful. He had been in the company of family at the time.
The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to please call Bracebridge OPP at (888)310-1122 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. You can submit your information online at www.crimestopperssdm.com if you have any information on this crime or any other crime. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display and you will remain anonymous. Being anonymous, you will not testify in court and your information may lead to a cash reward of up to $2,000