MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Police are investigating after a body was found in the Mississippi River on Wednesday.
According to the Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office, a call came in around 1:30 p.m. about a body in the river. The body was spotted just south of Robert Street Bridge, according to Randy Gustafson, of the Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office.READ MORE: Suspect Arrested After Woman Found Stabbed To Death On Shakopee Sidewalk
The Ramsey County Water Patrol, St. Paul Police and St. Paul fire departments responded.READ MORE: MPD: Speeding Motorist In Stolen Minivan Fatally Strikes Man Standing Outside, Flees The Scene
A body was pulled from the river and taken to the medical examiner.
The St. Paul Police Department said they don’t know if the body is that of a woman or a man and at this point, they don’t know much detail about the circumstances that led up to the discovery.MORE NEWS: Minnesota Weather: Scent Of Smoke Fills The Air As Wildfire Haze Reduces Air Quality
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