Body found on St. Croix River shore in Minn. 15 May 13

LAKELAND, Minn. (AP) – Washington County authorities are investigating the discovery of a body in the St. Croix River in Lakeland.

 The sheriff’s office was called late Tuesday morning about a possible dead body on the shore. Deputies found the decomposed body, which apparently was in the water for a long time.

Deputies could not identify the body. The body was turned over to the Ramsey County medical examiner’s office.