Helicopter, crews search for Nova Scotia man whose kayak turns up near pond

ANTIGONISH, N.S. — Crews are searching for a Nova Scotia man whose kayak was found on shore in Inverness County.

Police say 32-year-old Jason William MacGrath left the Cape George area in a kayak around noon Sunday.

His small boat was located at about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday near Gillis Pond in Judique Interval.

RCMP, the Joint Rescue Co-ordination Centre and ground search and rescue teams have been searching the area since about 8 p.m. Tuesday.

MacGrath is described as white with light brown hair and hazel eyes, and was wearing a black T-shirt and beige shorts.

Police are asking anyone with information about his whereabouts to contact them.

The Canadian Press

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