Body Found On Riverbank In St. Cloud

Body Found On Riverbank In St. Cloud Click to Enlarge Photo: Jake Judd (KNSI)

Jun 22, 2017 at 2:35 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) - A body has been found on the banks of the Mississippi River in St. Cloud.

A passerby on the Granite City Crossing Bridge (Highway 23) reported the body to police
at around 1:35 Thursday afternoon.

Police and paramedics responded and found a deceased male on the west bank of the river under the bridge.

"Right now we are not suspecting foul play," Police Chief Blair Anderson told KNSI News on the scene.

He says investigators are working to identify the man, and will contact next of kin.

The access to the Beaver Island Trail from the west side of the river was blocked as police investigated.


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