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Body found in Ottertail River near Fergus Falls

FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department is investigating a suspicious death after a body was found Friday in the Otter Tail River.

Sgt. Greg Seim said the investigation is labeled suspicious until a cause of death can be determined.

The body was found in the river near Orwell Lake at 7:35 p.m. An identity is not known at this time, and an autopsy is planned.

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