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More info released on body discovery

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Mar 26, 2014 at 9:40 am

FOLEY, Minn. (KNSI) An autopsy is being done to determine the identity and cause of death of a person whose body was found just east of St. Cloud on Tuesday.

Benton County Sheriff Brad Bennett says the body was found alongside Benton County Road 75 between Mayhew Lake Road and East Saint Germain Street.

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension and the Benton County Sheriff's Office processed the scene and recovered the body of the adult white male. The body was transported to the offices of the Midwest Medical Examainer for an autopsy.

Nothing at the scene indicated that there was any immediate danger to the public.

In a news release this morning, Bennett says Benton County Road 75 will remain closed until further notice. More details will be released as they become available.

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