Authorities: 2 Dead Bodies Found In SE Minn. Town

BLOOMING PRAIRIE (WCCO) — Authorities are investigating after two dead bodies were discovered in a house in Blooming Prairie, Minn. on Tuesday morning, according to the Freeborn County Sheriff’s Office.

At 10:30 a.m., the Freeborn County Sheriff’s Office responded to 88000 block of 320 Street to check on the welfare of a person who had failed to show up for two consecutive days.

Two dead bodies were found inside the house in different and non-adjacent locations.

Authorities say that an on-scene investigation “provided no indication as to the manner or cause of death.”

Autopsies will be performed on both individuals by the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office.

The individuals’ names will be released pending the autopsies, additional investigation and family notification.


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