Investigators searching Catawba River

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Divers from the Charlotte Fire Department are assisting the Mint Hill Police Department in an underwater search of the Catawba River. The Belmont Police Department is also assisting

It was not immediately clear what divers were looking for but authorities could been seen searching the waters near the Wilkinson Boulveard bridge between Charlotte and Belmont.

A spokesperson for the Charlotte Fire Department confirmed divers are not conducting a rescue operation nor are they conducting a recovery operation for human remains.