WINNEBAGO CO., Wis. (WBAY) – UPDATE: Authorities suspend search for missing kayaker. We will provide more updates as we receive them.
Police said the missing kayaker is a 41-year-old man who was going fishing near Carole Island. He was last seen wearing a light blue-gray jacket. Wear dark colored pants and dark brown boots with a mask and hat.
Multiple agencies are searching for a missing kayaker on Lake Butte des Morts in Winnebago County, the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office told Action 2 News.
The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office, Omro Fire Department and the Department of Natural Resources have been searching the water since 3 p.m., and several agencies also contributed drones to the search.
An Action 2 News reporter at the scene took photos of the scene, which show a police boat on the lake.
This is an ongoing story and will be updated as more information arrives.
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