ECKLES TOWNSHIP -- The remains of at least one person were recently located in Eckles Township, prompting officials to arrest a person of interest.
Both the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension are investigating the situation, according to a press release issued Tuesday evening.
There is no threat to the public.
Little is known about the investigation. The statement said the agencies are investigating “what is believed to be a crime scene.” The victim has not been identified.
In addition to the Sheriff’s Office and the BCA, the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office is also assisting with the investigation.
Eckles Township is located northwest of Bemidji, just beyond the regional airport.
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