19-year-old goes missing from Whitecourt park

The young man went missing around 4 p.m. His family last saw him in a pond in Rotary Park.
RCMP blocked access to Rotary Park in Whitecourt as they continued their search for a missing 19-year-old man. (Courtesy of XM 105FM Whitecourt )

Rotary Park in Whitecourt was closed late Tuesday afternoon to search for a missing 19-year-old.

The young man went missing around 4 p.m. His family last saw him in a pond in the park. 

Eight volunteer divers were called to the scene to search for the man along with RCMP dog teams.

RCMP are also looking at security video from the park to see where the man may have gone. 

Police are not releasing his name.