Search underway for woman who fell over falls near Monroe

MONROE, Wash. — The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a 22-year-old Monroe woman who fell over the falls at Cedar Ponds Lake and couldn’t be found.

Sheriff spokesperson Shari Ireton says the Search and Rescue Unit was called at about 6 p.m. Thursday after the Jazmine Weitlauf fell off the falls at the lake, which are south of State Route 2 off Dagger Lake Road.

Swift-water rescue teams and other volunteers searched until about 11 p.m. Thursday but did not find the woman.

They continued the search on Friday. Officials said the search is now considered a recovery effort.