Police search river after dingy found

Published 12:54pm 15 September 2020

Police search river after dingy found
Words by Nick Crockford

Brisbane Water Police are continuing a marine search and rescue operation today after an unattended dingy was located stuck in mud flats on the Pine River.

Water Police vessels, Rescue 500 and the police dive squad have been searching the area after the dingy was spotted at low tide.

The vessel is a three-metre aluminium open dingy painted dark blue with a white snake electric engine.

The vessel was found on the northern bank of the Pine River, halfway between the Deep Water Bend boat ramp and Pine River Bridge, over the Bruce Highway at around noon yesterday.

Police search river after dingy found

Appeal for help

At the time of writing police are unaware of any missing fishermen or missing persons reports in relation to the discovery.

However, they are appealing to anyone who may recognise the dingy to immediately contact police as soon as possible.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24 hours per day at police.qld.gov.au/reporting or call 131 444.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day or call 1800 333 000.

Quote this reference number: QI2001933798 within the online suspicious activity form.

There’s more news here

Share

Related Stories

Popular Stories

Nominate young achievers for business awards
News / Local

Nominate young achievers for business awards

With just a few weeks until entries for this year’s 2024 Moreton Bay Business & Innovation Awards close, organisers are calling on the community to nominate young achievers for a new category. Here’s the details

Doors open for UniSC's O Day
News / Local

Doors open for UniSC's O Day

UniSC’s new students had their first taste of the Moreton Bay campus when the doors opened for Orientation Day. See two picture galleries. ** FREE TO READ **

Movie in the Park Warner
News / Local

Movie in the Park Warner

Enjoy an exciting free family night out at Dragonfly Park in Warner with Movie in the Park in March. Here's what's happening...