FARMINGTON, Minn. - The search for a man missing from the Dakota County Fairgrounds since Sunday has ended. Bruce Peterson was found dead by a searcher at approximately 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday.
Thanks for your assistance searching and providing tips and support. Bruce Peterson was found deceased today. Our condolences to his family.— Dakota County SO (@DakotaMNSheriff) July 5, 2017
Bruce Peterson, 61, was last seen near the Dakota County Fairgrounds at about 10 p.m. on Sunday July 2. His body was located in a remote and heavily wooded area.
The sheriff's office thanked the public for helping in the search.