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Woman held on Pine River man's death

PINE RIVER - A female suspected in the disappearance and death of a 27-year-old Pine River man is in police custody.

The remains of Mark Andrew Huesman, 27, of Pine River, were found Wednesday in a shallow grave near the Pine River area yesterday, according to a press release from the Cass County Sheriff's Office. Huesman had been reported missing earlier in the week.

Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that foul play is suspected and a female suspect is being held in the Cass County Jail in conjunction with the death.

The suspect's name is being withheld pending formal charges.

An autopsy is planned with the Ramsey County Medical Examiner's Office.

The incident remains under investigation by the Cass County Sheriff's Office and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension.