Halifax Regional Police and an RCMP dive team have recovered a body at Penhorn Lake.
Police had cordoned off an area of Penhorn Lake overnight as they conducted their investigation.
Police said they were called to the Dartmouth lake at around 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday evening, after they were notified about a male swimmer that did not resurface.
Fire crews and and paramedics also responded to the call.
Police said fire crews launched rescue boats but ended their search later in the evening.
A dive team arrived the scene on Wednesday morning to resume the search effort.
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