A man died over the weekend after drowning in Kashagawigamog Lake in Minden Hills.

Haliburton Highlands OPP arrived at the Lake around 5 PM. They were joined by the Minden Hill Fire Department and County Paramedic Services.

23-year-old Mohamed Amar Mukthar from Mississauga, Ontario failed to resurface from the water while swimming.

His body was later located by the OPP’s Underwater Search and Recovery Unit.

A post-mortem has not been done yet but is scheduled to happen at the Centre of Forensic Sciences in Toronto, Ontario