Police launch search after report that someone went into the water at Niagara Falls

Police say they have launched a search after someone reportedly fell into the water at Niagara Falls.

WIVB-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1gBA9ue ) it happened around 6 p.m. Saturday evening.

State park police officers told the television station the person reportedly went over the falls at Prospect Point.

A park police spokesman did not immediately respond Saturday to a request for comment from The Associated Press.