Medical examiner confirms recovered body belonged to missing man

A body that was found last week in Aitkin County was that of a missing man, authorities confirmed Monday.

The Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed that 38-year-old Lucas Dudden, who was reported missing late last month, was the man found in Rat Lake on Friday.

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The Carlton County Sheriff’s Office has said it has no indication of foul play.

An investigation into his death remains active.