'Glee' star Naya Rivera goes missing, her son found floating alone in boat

The actress went for a boat ride to Lake Piru, California, with her 4-year-old son, Josey.

'Glee' star Naya Rivera missing after boat ride at California lake, feared drowned
LOS ANGELES: Actress Naya Rivera, best known for playing Santana Lopez on hit TV musical drama "Glee", is missing after a trip to Lake Piru, California.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the authorities launched a search and rescue operation using helicopters, drones and dive teams for the actor on Wednesday after her four-year-old son Josey was found floating alone in a rented boat.

Rivera reportedly rented a boat at 1 pm on Wednesday, as per Ventura County Sheriff's Department.

Another boater found her son by himself wearing a life vest three hours later.

At 10.39 pm, the Ventura County Sheriff's shared on Twitter that the operation for Rivera, noted as a possible drowning victim, had been suspended and would continue "at first light" on Thursday.

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just the two of us

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Rivera's son, who she shares with former husband actor is Ryan Dorsey, is reported to be unharmed. He reportedly told authorities he and his mother went for a swim, but she never returned to the boat.

On Tuesday, Rivera had tweeted a photo of her kissing Josey with the caption, "just the two of us".

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