Press Release - Boating incident / Missing person
CR#13 05 2482
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg reports that Sheriff's Deputies are investigating a possible boating incident / missing person case. Deputies state that Christopher T Dennis, age 22, of Cayuga Heights Rd, Ithaca NY, left a campsite in the Town of Covert at approx 5am by himself and put a canoe into Cayuga Lake. When he had not returned friends began checking and a canoe was found overturned in the middle of the lake at approx 1230 pm. A 911 call was made. The Seneca County Sheriff's Navigation Patrol along with the Romulus Fire rescue boat searched the area. The Sheriff's Office reports that further investigation and search efforts will resume in the morning. Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Sheriff's Office at 315 539-9241.
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