'Glee' actress Naya Rivera goes missing after a swimming accident, her 4-year-old son found alone on rented boat


Hollywood actress Naya Rivera, best known for her role in Glee, reportedly went missing on Wednesday after a swimming accident at Lake Piru in Ventura County, California. According to an international publication's report, the search operation began at 9.30 pm after her 4-year-old son was found on a rented boat all by himself. 

Ventura County, on their Twitter, informed about Naya going missing. They tweeted that the search operation is currently in progress. According to the tweet, a dive team and police investigation team were dispatched to the area. After halting the operation for the night, the team was said to resume the task on Thursday morning. 


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As per the international publication's report, Naya, 33, rented a boat on Wednesday afternoon. However, three hours later, another boater found her son in the boat all by himself. The child is reportedly unharmed and informed the police investigators that Naya and he were swimming but she never returned back to the boat. 

Naya is best remembered for her role as Santana Lopez in Glee. She played the character from 2009 until 2015. A day before going missing, she had shared a picture with her son on her Instagram and captioned it, "Just the two of us".


just the two of us

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(Source: Variety/Twitter/Instagram)