MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Officials in central Minnesota say a missing hunter was found dead over the weekend.

The Pope County Sheriff’s Office says 40-year-old Jon Donald Kloos, of rural Glenwood, went missing last Friday near Rolling Forks Township.

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Searchers found an empty canoe on Anderson Lake.

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On Saturday, divers from Pope and Douglas counties pulled Kloos’ body from the water.

Investigators believe Kloos was likely canoeing to an island on the lake to hunt deer.

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The Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office will determine Kloos’ cause of death.