Police are searching for a 19-year-old male from Simcoe who went into the water and is now missing in the area of Pondmills Road near Southdale Road.
Officers received a call around 3 a.m. on Sunday that three individuals went out on a canoe.
Constable Ken Steeves stated that a 21-year-old-male and a 19-year-old female from London it back to shore.
“There is no indication that he’s left this area,” Steeves said. “We are not utilizing the public’s services as of yet. We do have his id. We do know who he is. We do have all of our available resources to look for him.”
The London Fire Department is out on boats and the OPP are using a drone to locate the male.
Pondmills Road between Bradley Avenue and Southdale Road is currently closed to traffic.
Officers are asking people to avoid the area.