Body Found in Minnesota River


Authorities located a body in the Minnesota River this morning (Thursday) near the site of an unoccupied boat near Belle Plaine that was discovered Monday, Sept. 2.

In a news release from the Scott County Sheriff’s Office, the body was located at 7:42 a.m., approximately 500 yards from the location of the boat that sparked the search for a missing boater Monday morning.

According to the sheriff’s office, positive identification and an official cause of death will be made by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office.

At this time, foul play is not suspected.


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