Family Says Body Discovered in Crow River is Their Son 09 Jun 17

HOWARD LAKE, Minn. – Wright County authorities say the body of a male was recovered in the area where a teen went missing Monday night.

Authorities say volunteer searchers found the body Thursday in the North Fork Crow River near Howard Lake.

Wright County Sheriff Joe Hagerty says 18-year-old Levi Wuollet, of Dassel, was swimming with friends and relatives near the Keats Avenue SW Bridge in Middleville Township just before 7 p.m. Monday when he went under.

KSTP reports the family of Levi Wuollet has confirmed the body discovered is his.

A post Friday morning on the YouCaring page reads, “We found our dear beloved son and brother Levi last evening at approximately 5:30 p.m. While are hearts are broken, we still wish to thank everyone who has played, searched, fed and cared for us with so much love.”

Wuollet had just graduated from Dassel-Cokato High School.