Police: Vancouver man missing after going fishing at Lacamas Lak - KPTV - FOX 12

Police: Vancouver man missing after going fishing at Lacamas Lake

Posted: Updated: Jul 23, 2015 09:58 PM
David Gleghorn (Photo: Camas Police Department) David Gleghorn (Photo: Camas Police Department)
CLARK COUNTY, WA (KPTV) -

Update: The body of David Gleghorn was recovered from Lacamas Lake on July 27.


The Camas Police Department is searching for a man who has been missing since Wednesday after going fishing at Lacamas Lake.

Police said they received a call around 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday from the family of David J. Gleghorn, 68, saying he has not returned from a fishing trip.

According to police, Gleghorn left home with his inflatable boat around 8:00 a.m. Family became concerned when he did not return home that night.

Police searched the area of Lacamas Lake and found Gleghorn's vehicle parked at the public boat launch on NW Leadbetter Road. Police said there was evidence that his boat was launched from that location. 

The Clark County Sheriff Department's Marine Unit responded to the lake to help search.

Gleghorn nor his inflatable boat were found Wednesday night.

Crews continued their search Thursday morning, but Gleghorn has still not been found.

Police said no foul play is suspected.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Camas Police Department (360) 834-4151.

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