The search continued Monday for boater reported missing near Alexandria Sunday night.

Clark County Sheriff Paul Gaudette reports his office got the word about 8:30 p.m. Sunday that the boater, identified as 69 year old Lewis Boggs of Clark County, had gone missing from the Mississippi River bank near Alexandria.

Joining the Clark County Sheriff’s Department in the initial search were the Highway Patrol’s Water Patrol Division and Keokuk Water Rescue.

The search was called off about midnight Sunday and resumed after sunrise Monday.