BURNSVILLE, Minn. — A 20-year-old man who drowned in a Burnsville lake Sunday night has been identified.
The Dakota County Sheriff's Office responded to a missing person report at 7:30 p.m. near Earley Lake at Day Park, which is about 15 miles south of Minneapolis.
According to a press release distributed Monday, investigators deployed a drone and found a body in shallow water. At about 10 p.m., the sheriff's office's dive team recovered the body of the victim, now identified as Amanuel Yohannes Kiros of Eagan.
A release from the Hennepin County says freshwater drowning is the official cause of Kiros' death.