MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Police say a man’s body was found in the snow in Shakopee Tuesday morning.
According to authorities, the man was found around 8:40 a.m. on the 600 block of South Marshall Road. He was 52 years old.READ MORE: What Happens If Derek Chauvin Is Convicted, Or If He's Acquitted?
Officials will continue to investigate the situation, but at this point, police say it appears he was highly intoxicated, passed out and died from a combination of the alcohol and hypothermia.READ MORE: COVID In MN: Over 50% Of Eligible Minnesotans Have Received One Vaccine Dose; MDH Reports 2,429 New Cases, 10 Deaths
The man lived in a nearby apartment building, according to police.MORE NEWS: Brooklyn Center Issues Last-Minute Curfew, 100 Protesters Arrested Friday Night
His name has not been released.