Divers search for missing person in Lake Murray

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Divers search Lake Murray after various belongings were found near the shore.

SAN DIEGO – Two divers were searching the waters of Lake Murray Thursday morning after clothing, a backpack and other belongings were found near the shore, San Diego police said.

An assistant reservoir keeper found the clothes, a backpack, an ID, a wallet, and a cellphone at 7:18 a.m. and was concerned that someone may have drowned in the lake, investigators said. She contacted police to help search the area.

A single set of footprints were found leading into the lake. Divers were searching the lake see if they could find any sign of a missing person in the water.

The lake remained open during the search, according to SDPD.

More information as it becomes available.

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