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Search suspended for boater missing in Lake Ellen

TOWN OF LYNDON (AP) -

Authorities have suspended the search on Lake Ellen in southwestern Sheboygan County for a missing 28-year-old Plymouth man.

Sheboygan County Sheriff's Office says it received a 911 call just before 1 a.m. Sunday from an individual on a boat on Lake Ellen, located in the Town of Lyndon outside of Cascade in eastern Wisconsin. The caller said the man had fallen out of the boat and had been missing for over 10 minutes.

Deputies and the Sheboygan City/County Dive team responded to the scene, along with other first responders.

Sgt. James Gottsacker tells the Sheboygan Press (http://shebpr.es/Rdw0ZK ) that search crews worked through the night, undeterred by the early morning darkness.

Officials say the search was suspended at 5:30 p.m. Sunday and will resume at 8 a.m. Monday.

 

Information from: The Sheboygan Press, http://www.sheboygan-press.com

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