WRIGHT COUNTY, MN – The body of an adult male has been recovered from the Mississippi River in the city of Otsego, according to Wright County Sheriff Joe Hagerty.
The body was discovered at about 11:30 a.m. by volunteers assisting in the search for Joseph Brunn, who went missing from the area Oct. 3.
The body was found about 300 yards south of the Highway 101 Bridge and 30 feet from shore.
The body was transported to the Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office for identification and an autopsy.
The circumstances surrounding the death of this individual are under investigation by the Wright County Sheriff’s Office.
The Family of Joseph Brunn and members from United Legacy will be addressing the media at 3 p.m. today at their search headquarters located near Holiday Inn in Otsego.