UPDATE: Taber RCMP recover body of missing swimmer

Taber, Alberta – This afternoon at 12:06 the body of the 33-year-old missing swimmer, reported yesterday, was located.  The male was pronounced deceased.


The RCMP continue to investigate this incident, however, it is not believed to be suspicious in nature.  The name of the deceased male will not be released by the RCMP according to the Federal Privacy Act.

The efforts of the Lethbridge Fire Dive Team and the Taber Fire and M.D. Staff are appreciated by the RCMP.

Taber RCMP


Swimmer Missing at Taber Municipal Park

Taber, Alberta – On September 25, 2016 around 2 pm, Taber RCMP were called to a report of a missing male at the MD of Taber Park.

A male in his 30s had been swimming with 3 of his siblings when he climbed a pillar and jumped into the water. The male has not been accounted for.

Taber Fire Department, EMS, Taber police, Lethbridge Fire dive team, Victim Services and Taber RCMP are actively searching the river at this time.

Taber RCMP