A 28 year old Woodbridge area man is dead after drowning at the Muskoka Beach Park.
Bracebridge Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to a possible drowning call at the park on Muskoka Beach Road near Taboo Resort just before 5:00 p.m. Sunday, after beach goers noticed a member of their group missing.
Police, the OPP Underwater Search and Recovery Unit (USRU) and Muskoka EMS responded and began conducting a search. The body of 28 year-old Woodbridge area resident Shahid Iqbal was located a short time later and unfortunately, lifesaving efforts were unsuccessful. He’d 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