WASHINGTON. - Officials in St. Mary's County, Maryland say a search has been called off for a missing 20-year-old man from Virginia.
Cpl. Julie Yingling from St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office says Manuel DeJesus Portillo Romero from Alexandria was last seen by family members at Myrtle Point State Park at around 11 a.m.
Police say Romero was last seen wearing a navy blue Hawaiian style shirt, and black pants with a white stripe on the side.
Officials say no one saw him in the water before he disappeared. Investigators say they are searching the water as a precaution.
Several fire departments are now involved in the water rescue. Boats and a drone are both being used in the search.