WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-red01, ww color red

Latest News

Dead Body Found In Deerwood Township

View Comments
(credit: ThinkStock)

(credit: ThinkStock)

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up
Today's Most Popular Video
  1. 4 Things For April 18, 2014
  2. WCCO Viewers’ Choice For MN’s Best Fried Chicken
  3. Wis. Senior Bowls Perfect 300 ... Again
  4. Dozens Behind Bars After Largest MN Heroin Bust
  5. Morning Headlines From 04/18

DEERWOOD TOWNSHIP, Minn. (WCCO) – Officers reported finding a dead body Thursday afternoon in Deerwood Township after a citizen reported a suspicious vehicle.

Police responded to a wooded area near County Road 31 at about 1:30 p.m. Thursday.

They found the vehicle and also the body of an adult male, identified as 43-year-old Garry Allen Wanless Jr.

Authorities said there is no reason to believe there is any danger to the public. The cause of the man’s death was not immediately released.

The Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office is conducting an autopsy.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus