A body, still unidentified, was located Monday morning in the lake of California, where the star of the television series “Glee” Naya Rivera had been missing since last week, has announced the local police.
“A body was found at lake Piru this morning. The operations for the recovery is continuing “, said the services of sheriff for the county of Ventura, near Los Angeles.
“The identification has not been performed yet “, they stress.
Naya Rivera, 33, has likely drowned accidentally in lake Piru, boating center attended, after having praised the July 8, a boat on which she had embarked with her four year old son.
She had not reappeared and an important feature of research was triggered on the same day, with divers and helicopters.
According to police, the son of the actress had been found asleep by a third party on the boat and carrying a lifejacket, a few hours after their departure.
The child subsequently told investigators that he had gone swimming with his mother in the lake and that he was back on the boat, but not the latter.
The lake had been closed to the public to facilitate research, which have continued each day since the disappearance.
The young woman of 33 years owes its reputation to the character of Santana Lopez, a student cheerleader that she has embodied in the six seasons of the series, Glee (2009-2015).
The actress had recently starred in the series “Devious Maids” and ” Step Up: High Water “.
She had divorced in 2018 of the child’s father, actor Ryan Dorsey, and the two of them shared custody, according to the media specialized in celebrities TMZ.
The distribution of “Glee” has been marked by a series of tragedies.
An actor of the series, Mark Salling, has put an end to his days in 2018, as he waited for the rendering of a judgment for possession of child pornography images.
And the Canadian Cory Monteith, another star of ” Glee “, died in July 2013 of an overdose of drugs and alcohol.