Police search for missing kayaker


A Tecumseh man is missing after being last seen Monday kayaking near Mitchell’s Bay.

Chatham-Kent OPP say they received a missing person’s report shortly before noon for Matthew Somogyvary, 40.

Matthew Somogyvary

He was last seen about 8 a.m. getting into his kayak at the Waterway Campground.

Somogyvary is described as six-foot-one, with a medium build, dark brown hair, thick beard and piercings in his left ear. He is believed to be wearing a green shirt, toque and glasses.

The kayak he was in was red, police say.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Chatham-Kent OPP at 1-888-310-1122.


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