Emergency crews called to ‘person in the water’ in Lough Neagh - but ‘nothing found’

Belfast Coastguard have been called out to rescue ‘a person in the water at Rae’s Wood’ outside Antrim.

The initial call was made on Monday night - and crews returned to the scene o n Tuesday morning.

According to a post on Lough Neagh Rescue Facebook page “Lifeboat’s began a search of the area along with Lough Neagh Coastguard Rescue Team and K9 Search & Rescue NI shore crews.

“Having searched the area for a prolonged period of time the search was stood down with nothing found”.

They added that “Lifeboat’s and shore crews” would “re commence a search” on Tuesday morning.

But, the report that “again nothing was found”.