MCSO searching for swimmer who didn’t resurface at Lake Pleasant

This is the sixth week in a row deputies have responded to an incident at the lake.
Published: May. 28, 2022 at 12:29 PM MST
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PEORIA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office deputies say they are looking for a swimmer at Lake Pleasant who went underwater and did not resurface Saturday morning.

Deputies responded to a possible drowning near South Barker Island around 11 a.m. A witness said a man who was swimming in the area went underwater and did not resurface. He was not wearing a lifejacket. MCSO officials confirmed they are still actively searching for the swimmer. No other details were available.