Lake Country hunter missing

Search and Rescue volunteers focused on the Wilma Lake area

Police and Search and Rescue volunteers continue to look for a hunter near Lake Country.

On Sunday at 1:20 p.m., the RCMP received a report of a 52-year-old Lake Country man who left Saturday for the evening but had not returned from the Wilma Lake area.

“Police have located the man’s vehicle and are actively searching the surrounding area with a police service dog as well as members of Search and Rescue,” said Cst. Kris Clark, with the RCMP.

Both Vernon and Central Okanagan Search and Rescue units are involved.

Wilma Lake is accessed by Beaver Lake Road from Lake Country.