Missing hunter found dead of gunshot wound

1:46 PM, Dec 11, 2012   |    comments
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BRAINERD, Minn. - A hunter missing since Sunday has been found dead in the woods of Crow Wing County.

Sheriff Todd Dahl says the body of 49-year-old Timothy Young of Breezy Point was found near the Pine River in Mission Township after an extensive search.

Hunter was dead from an apparent gunshot wound. There is no word at this point on who fired the fatal shot.  

An autopsy will be performed at the Ramsey County Medical Examiner's Office Tuesday.

Crow Wing County deputies were assisted in the search by officers from the Crosslake, Breezy Point and Pequot Lakes Police Departments, and personnel from the Mission, Crosslake, Nisswa and Pequot Lakes Fire Departments.


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