MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Officials in western Wisconsin say the body of a missing man was found Wednesday, adding that he likely died of hypothermia.
The Barron County Sheriff’s Office says investigators found the body of 49-year-old Joseph Moen in the woods outside of Chetek.READ MORE: Minneapolis Police, Community Groups Help Bring 18-Hour Standoff To Peaceful End
Moen, of Chetek, went missing on Dec. 27.READ MORE: Solar Panels Start Duluth House Fire
The sheriff’s office says his cause of death appears to be hypothermia. No foul play is suspected.MORE NEWS: Media Attorney Calls For Release Of Chauvin Juror Names
Meanwhile, an official cause of death will come from the Barron County Medical Examiner’s Office following an autopsy.