Body Found In Renville County Field 17 Oct 11

Renville County authorities are investigating the discovery of a man’s body by a farmer who was harvesting corn. The farmer found the body at around 5pm Saturday, about 10 miles northeast of Hector in Brookfield Township. Investigators say the body appeared to be that of an adult male. He has not been positively identified and an autopsy is planned. The Renville and Meeker County sheriff’s offices and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension responded to the scene and are continuing the investigation.