Missing Person

BENNETT, Lawrence George
Date Last Seen: 1981-09-25
Lake Winnipeg, MB (Matheson Island)
Age at Disappearance: 25
Year of Birth: 1956
Race: Caucasian
Gender: Male
Height: 6'1" (185.42cm)
Weight: 225lbs (102.0kgs)
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Brown
Distinguishing Features: Tattoo(s): Right arm & shoulder - numerous tattoos (no description available)
Clothing Worn at time of disappearance: Blue jeans, blue denim jacket, grey overalls w/ black stripes, green rain suit (commonly worn by fishermen)
File #: 1981-0881
Agency: RCMP
Additional Information:
On September 25, 1981 at approximately 7:30 p.m. Lawrence (Larry) BENNETT left Princess Harbour, Manitoba in his boat heading for Matheson Island. He left with his sheep dog and the trip should have taken 20-25 minutes. When he departed he was traveling straight into the wind and the water was reported as being rough. BENNETT never arrived at Matheson Island. An extensive search was done by air and by boat. The remains of Larry BENNETT have never been recovered. BENNETT is presumed dead due to drowning.

If you have any information regarding the disappearance of this person please contact one of the following agencies:

Winnipeg RCMP at (204) 983-5461
email: ddiv_contact@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477)