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The Bayfield County Sheriff's Office submitted a criminal referral to the Bayfield County District Attorney, alleging that Cass Corbine (above) pushed Marvin Charette III near the cliff's edged.

Authorities: Drowning victim pushed into Lake Superior

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A young man who died after falling almost 60 feet into Lake Superior last year during an outdoor party was pushed, Bayfield County authorities said Monday.


District Attorney Craig Haukaas said he will file a criminal complaint charging 22-year-old Cass A. Corbine of Ashland with second-degree reckless homicide and felony murder in the death of Marvin B. Charette III, 18, of Washburn.

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