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.READ MORE: Federal Medical Teams Provide COVID Aid At HCMC
They found the vehicle and also the body of an adult male, identified as 43-year-old Garry Allen Wanless Jr.READ MORE: Kim Potter Trial: Mostly White Jury Seated For Trial In Daunte Wright's Death
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.MORE NEWS: Hennepin Theater Trust Buys Assets Of Brave New Workshop
The Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office is conducting an autopsy.