NORTH OAKS, Minn. (WCCO) — A 96-year-old woman was found dead in a marshy area near her North Oaks, Minn. residence Tuesday.
The Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office responded around 8:45 a.m. to a 911 call reporting a missing person. Deputies conducted a search and found the 96-year-old woman around 9:15 a.m. in a marshy area near her home.
The woman was pronounced dead at the scene. Her identity will be released once family has been notified.
The cause of her death does not appear to be suspicious at this time, according to police.
The sheriff’s office continues to investigate the incident.