Forum staff reports, Published June 24 2013
Fargo police find empty kayak, life jacket floating on Red River, seek public's helpFARGO – Police here are asking for help in figuring out why an empty kayak and life jacket were found floating on the Red River Monday.
Police were called to the river near 33rd Avenue South about 10 a.m.. They found a blue kayak, a SunDolphin Aruba 10, floating empty on the river. There was a black and green life vest in the kayak, according to a police news release.
The river was searched from the Midtown Dam to the 52nd Avenue boat landing and no one was found.
The kayak wasn’t registered, but its hull number is J0K01346K213.
Anyone with information should call (701) 241-5777.