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Bemidji Pioneer
Walker man found dead in Long Lake
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

WALKER - A 55-year-old Walker man has apparently drowned in Long Lake.

The body of the man, who has not yet been identified pending family notification, was recovered shortly after family members reported that he was overdue after going snorkeling in Long Lake, according to a press release from the Cass County Sheriff's Office.

The body was recovered by Cass County deputies after a brief search. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The case remains under investigation. An autopsy is planned.

Pioneer staff reports