Body Pulled From Independence Lake 10 Sep 14

(MNN/Maple Plain, MN) — Hennepin County Sheriff’s officials say a body pulled from a dock area on Lake Independence early Tuesday morning is that of an elderly man from the metro area.

Officials say the man’s wheelchair was also recovered from the water.

They haven’t given additional details but say foul play is not suspected.

Officials responded after receiving a call from a fisherman who reported something suspicious in the water.