Officers from the Lanark County OPP are currently investigating a drowning in Mississippi Mills. On May 15th at approximately 9:45 am officers were dispatched to an emergency call near the village of Blakeney on the Mississippi River.
They found that a 25-year-old man had died. The investigation is ongoing, involving Lanark County OPP, Lanark County OPP Crime Unit, Mississippi Mills Fire Department and Lanark County Paramedics.
UPDATE: The OPP has since identified the man as Pascal Bredin of Gatineau, Quebec.