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Forum News Service, Published January 09 2014

Missing man's body found in Lake Superior

DULUTH - The St. Louis County Rescue Squad found a man’s body Thursday afternoon in Lake Superior.

Duluth police received a call at 8:15 p.m. Wednesday about a missing 31-year-old Duluth man. They located an unoccupied vehicle belonging to the missing man at Brighton Beach at 3:34 a.m. Thursday. Police called the rescue squad at 4 a.m. to search Lake Superior.

“We located a man’s keys and wallet on a patch of ice,” said Tom Crossmon, captain of the rescue squad. “Shortly after, we discovered the body.”

The rescue squad found the body at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, submerged in 10 feet of water.

Police said they do not suspect foul play.