May 26, 2018 08:44 PM
The Hennepin County Sheriff's Department reports the body of an adult male was recovered from Medicine Lake Saturday morning.
A release states Hennepin County deputies, the Plymouth Police and Fire Departments and Medicine Lake firefighters responded to a 911 call reporting a possible body in the lake near the east shoreline at around 10:05 a.m.
UPDATE- @HennepinSheriff tells me fishermen found a body on the east side of Medicine Lake about 40 feet from shoreline. No foul play. Trail nearby should re-open to bikers/walkers early afternoon @KSTP pic.twitter.com/lTinaQT4Hk— Brett Hoffland (@BrettHoffland) May 26, 2018
Upon arriving on the scene, the body of the adult male was recovered. At this point, the release states, no foul play is suspected.
The Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office will determine an identification and the official cause of death.
KSTP's Brett Hoffland reports the nearby trail was expected to re-open to bikers and walkers by early afternoon.
Updated: May 26, 2018 08:44 PM
Created: May 26, 2018 11:58 AM
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