BREAKING: Rescue Crews Searching for Missing Elderly Man on Round Lake

The Mecosta County Sheriff’s office went out to Round Lake in Morton Township around 5:00 p.m. to search for an elderly missing man.

According to a deputy, a 68-year-old man intentionally jumped off a boat this afternoon but did not resurface.

Since then, the Mecosta County Dive Team, the Mecosta County Marine Patrol, Morton Rescue and the Michigan DNR have been looking for the man.

According to the deputy, crews will search for him until dark.

If the man is not found tonight, efforts on Round Lake to locate the man will continue tomorrow.

Stay with Northern Michigan’s news leader as we work to bring you the latest on this developing story.