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Crews search for missing boater on Lehigh River

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Jun 17 2013 05:36:39 AM CDT
Updated On: Jun 17 2013 01:32:29 PM CDT

Search continues for missing boater

WALNUTPORT, Pa. -

Crews are on the Lehigh River in Northampton County again Monday to search for a missing boater.

Police on Sunday received a report that Jeffrey Lacava had been missing since Saturday when his wife said he put his canoe in the Lehigh River, near the Walnutport bridge.

Crews recovered a canoe from the Lehigh County side of the river, under the Coplay bridge, at 6 p.m. Sunday. The canoe is believed to belong to Lacava, 53.

Crews continued their searched for Lacava near the Tri-Boro Sportsmans Club.