MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Authorities now believe a missing St. Cloud State student may have fallen into the Mississippi River this past weekend.
St. Cloud police say surveillance video appears to show Jesse Aaron Dady, 21, walking onto a railroad bridge behind the Empire Apartments.READ MORE: Kaprizov Scores Twice, Wild Roll To 5-2 Win Against Devils
Surveillance video also showed a silver car near the scene at the time. Media coverage led the driver to contact police, who determined that he had no relation to the case.READ MORE: Shawn Clement, 36, Charged In Connection With 100+ Catalytic Converter Thefts
Crews searched the river Monday and Tuesday, but police say the river’s current, low-visibility and debris will make recovery extremely difficult.
There is no search operation Wednesday, but the Stearns and Hennepin County sheriff’s offices will continue the search Thursday.MORE NEWS: How Did Minnesota Get So Many Lakes?
Police believe foul play is not involved in Dady’s case.