Police find body, conduct death investigation in Shorewood

7:01 AM, Aug 22, 2013   |    comments
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SHOREWOOD, Minn. -- Police and the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office say they are conducting a death investigation after finding a dead body at a home in Shorewood.

The South Lake Minnetonka Police Department says they conducted a search of a home at 5700 Wood Duck Circle Wednesday evening.

According to authorities, the search was part of an ongoing investigation involving an adult man who had been reported missing to South Lake Minnetonka Police.

Police aren't saying if the body they discovered is that of the missing man, but they are holding a person of interest in the man's disappearance while they investigate.

The South Lake Minnetonka Police Department says they do not believe members of the community are at risk.

According to authorities, more details will be released Thursday.

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