Thursday afternoon, a citizen reported a suspicious
vehicle to the Crosby Police Department.
The citizen noted a vehicle in a wooded area near County Road 31 in Deerwood
Township. The Crosby Police Department and
the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area and found the
vehicle. The initial responding
officers discovered the body of an adult male at the scene.
Agents from the Bureau of
Criminal Apprehension and the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension Crime Scene Team
responded to the scene to assist with the investigation. An autopsy will be conducted by the Ramsey
County Medical Examiner’s Office on 9-7-12.
Sheriff Todd Dahl wants people
to know there is no indication of danger to the public and citizens should not
be concerned for their safety. Because
of unusual circumstances at the scene the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension was
asked to assist with the investigation.
The deceased was identified
as: Garry Allen Wanless Jr. age 43