Human Remains Found Near Granite Falls 31 Oct 11

Possible human remains were found near Granite Falls Saturday afternoon. The Yellow Medicine County Sheriff’s Office was called at about 4:30pm by a rural Granite Falls resident who had been in the woods near his home in Stony Run Township. The caller said that he had found what he believed to be the remains of a human body. Deputies responded to the area, and collected the remains with the assistance of the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. The remains have not been positively identified at this time, and an autopsy will be performed. The investigation continues.