Search underway for missing person on Lake Norman cove

A search is underway for a missing person on Lake Norman in Iredell County on Sunday evening.

According to a spokesperson with North Carolina Wildlife, crews are searching for a person who may have drowned in a cove near Queens Landing.

Multiple search crews were set up on High Hill Drive in Mooresville around 7 p.m.

Neighbors said several young adults were seen on a boat in the middle of the cove when they reportedly came back to the dock and asked for help.

According to boaters, there were people in a rental boat who were searching in the water. Boaters said deputies then arrived and asked them to clear the area.

No other information has been released.