Police have located the bodies of two Winnipeg men from waters near McLeod Park in Kenora.
Eaarlier today, the OPP Underwater Search and Recovery Unit attended to assist with the search. By evening, divers recovered the bodies of 19-year-old Arwinder Brar and 20-year-old Pawan Preet Brar of Winnipeg.
A post-mortem is expected to take place on Monday in Kenora. Members of the Kenora detachment of the OPP, Kenora Marine and Trails Unit and Kenora Crime Unit are involved in the investigation..
Officers responded to the park yesterday, July 5, at approximately 1:30 p.m, after the Kenora OPP received a call about two swimmers in distress in the water at McLeod Park on Lake of the Woods. Kenora EMS, and Kenora firefighters also attended the scene to assist with the search.