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Forum staff reports, Published July 29 2013

Police investigate death of man found in bathroom of Fargo bar

FARGO – Police here are investigating the death of a 21-year-old Fargo man after he was discovered unresponsive in the downstairs bathroom of a local bar.

Lt. Joel Vettel said at 11:19 p.m. on July 23, police responded to a medical call in the downstairs bathroom of the Borrowed Bucks Roadhouse at 1201 Westrac Drive in Fargo.

Josh Nelson, 21, of Fargo, was taken by ambulance to a Fargo hospital, where he later died.

Vettel said Nelson’s body had been sent to Bismarck for autopsy by the state medical examiner.

He said the case was being investigated as an unattended death but offered no other details.