Police continue to search for missing person in Lake St. Clair
Police search the Detroit River near Sandpoint Beach. Michelle Maluske/CTV Windsor
WINDSOR -- A water rescue has turned into a search mission on Lake St. Clair.
Windsor police confirming they are now looking for the body of a man who they describe as in his early 20s.
Two OPP vessels were searching the water near Sandpoint Beach Sunday.
Officers were called to a person in distress around 5:30 p.m. Saturday after he was reportedly swimming in the area at the time
The U.S. Coast guard also assisted with the rescue mission Saturday with a vessel and a helicopter.
Officials tell CTV News alcohol did not play a factor in the man's death.
The family has since been notified and are quote devastated.
The search is ongoing.