Body Found In Albert Lea 04 Sep 12

Authorities report that a body was found in a wooded area in western Albert Lea over the weekend. A neighbor reportedly smelled an odor and discovered the corpse. The body was reported to police Saturday afternoon. The cause of death isn’t immediately known. The body has been taken to the Dakota County medical examiner’s office for an autopsy. No information has been released about the person’s identity at this time.