Authorities said on Thursday that actress Naya Rivera, who was allegedly known for her role in the “Happy Choir”, and her son drowned while rowing on Lake California “seems to be a show Tragic accident”. According to reports, Rivera disappeared on Wednesday when he himself discovered her 4-year-old son on the pontoon boat.
Sheriff Kevin Donoghue said at a news conference on Thursday that Rivera and her son rented a boat to be in Los Padre at about 1pm local time Sailing on Piru Lake in the Sri Lankan National Forest. The rent should have lasted three hours, and when the two of them had not returned it at 4:30 pm, the workers went out to look for them, Donog said.
A report from the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office stated that the boy told the authorities that he and his mother had swimed in the lake and said he returned to the boat, but his mother did not.
Donog said the video showed Rivera and her son being the only people on board. The boy “provided the investigator with enough information to conclude that his mother had never been fished out of the water”, although Donoghue did not specify exactly what the boy said.
Officials said they searched the lake for five hours on Wednesday night and continued on Thursday, but did not find Rivera. About 100 people participated in the search. The report said the lake’s visibility was low and said the operation was “very slow”.
The office said in the report that the search is now regarded as a recovery task.
Rivera’s former “Joy Chorus” co-starringNews of her disappearance on social media. Actor Harry Shum wrote “Pray” on Wednesday night. Actor Damian McGinty tweeted: “Please fall ill, please pray.”
Actress Heather Morris said on Instagram about Rivera: “We need all the prayers to bring Naya back to our house. We need your love and light.”
Demi Lovato, who starred in the fifth season of the show, wrote: “Please pray @nayarivera to be safe.”
Rivera played cheerleader Santana Lopez in “Happy Choir” and was nominated for a Grammy Award in 2010. As part of the actor, he sang “The Journey” do not stop Believing”. And according to the award of the film actors association awarded by IMDB.
A few days before her disappearance, Rivera posted on Instagram information about making the most of every day: “No matter where you are, whether it is the year, the environment or the disputes, you should double your use every day. Tomorrow .no promises.”