Body Found in Small Minnesota Town Prompts Investigation
Elko New Market, MN (KROC-AM News)- Authorities in southern Minnesota are investigating after discovering a body in a residential street in Elko New Market Township Friday morning.
A news release from the Scott County Sheriff’s Office says deputies were dispatched to the report of the body of a male in the 11,000 block of 275th St. East around 7 a.m. Investigators are working with the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office to identify the man and determine the circumstances that led to his death.
Investigators are also asking the public for any information that would assist with the investigation. Scott County Sheriff Luke Hennen says the investigation is ongoing.