Possible swimmer missing from Monocacy River

Rescuers are searching for a man who disappeared after telling friends he was going swimming in the Monocacy River.

Agustinn Roques, 20, of Guatemala was last seen about 2:30 p.m. Monday, according to Sgt. Art Windemuth of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources.

Witnesses said Roques took off his clothing to go swimming and did not return. The search is under way at the river in the area of Park Mills Road and Md. 28.