Police are saying that the 33-year-old actress Naya Rivera has likely drowned in a tragic accident.
The ‘Glee’ actress went missing on Wednesday afternoon. The actress was boating with her 4-year-old son Josey on a lake in California.
Her boat was later found drifting at Lake Piru, north-west of Los Angeles. Her son told the police that they went swimming but his mother never returned.
Although the search team is still searching for her body, conditions are difficult.
Search and recovery operation
The actress had rented a boat on the Wednesday with her son which she had to return after three hours.
When she did not return within time, the workers went out to search for them. Another person had found the child asleep on the boat alone, with his life vest on.
Soon after that, the police started a search and rescue operation to no avail. Soon after, the police then moved on to search and recovery operation, believing that the actress drowned in the lake.
Chris Dyer from the Ventura County Sheriff’s said, “We’re presuming that an accident happened and we’re presuming that she drowned in the lake.”
Ex-husband Ryan Dorsey distraught
Naya’s ex-husband Ryan Dorsey went to get his son as soon as he found out about the incident.
Dorsey’s LA housemate revealed that Naya had not been in contact with Ryan and he had no idea about the boating trip.
When media spotted him, Dorsey said that he was too distraught from the news to answer any of their questions.
Naya Rivera victim of ‘Glee Curse’?
As soon as the news about the tragic incident broke, Twitter exploded with prayers for the actress.
But apart from prayers, there were also many conspiracies theories that crept out as Twitterati speculated the ‘Glee curse’.
Naya Rivera had starred in the show Glee and as per the conspiracy theories, the show was cursed.
The reason behind this conspiracy theory is that several cast members from the show happened to have something tragic to them.
Twitter users listed out the tragedies of the cast members. The list includes the death of Cory Monteith, child pornography charges onMark Sallings and his eventual suicide.
The list goes on with Becca Tobin’s boyfriend’s death, Melissa Benoist’s abusive relationship and now Naya Rivera’s disappearance.