(KWLM/Willmar MN-) The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Department says a Willmar man is dead, possibly from natural causes, after hunting this weekend.
KWLM reports at 2:30 Saturday afternoon the sheriff’s office was notified about a missing hunter.
Authorities say 56-year-old Alan Marcus had left to go bow hunting on hunting land in the area of County Road 27 and County Road 5 in Dovre Township, north of Willmar, earlier in the day, and his family hadn’t heard from him.
The sheriff’s department put on a ground search with the help of the Kandiyohi County Rescue Squad and found Marcus, deceased, possibly from a medical condition.
Assisting in the search were the DNR, State Patrol, Willmar Police and later the Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office which will determine the cause of Marcus’ death.