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Suspicious death investigated in Cloquet

News Willmar,Minnesota 56201
West Central Tribune
Suspicious death investigated in Cloquet
Willmar Minnesota 2208 Trott Ave. SW / P.O. Box 839 56201

 CLOQUET, Minn. -- Authorities are investigating a suspicious death after a body was found at a Cloquet residence Tuesday afternoon.

Cloquet police were called to the residence shortly after noon, and the body was discovered inside. Deputy Chief Terry Hill said the body will be taken to the St. Louis County Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy and formal identification.

Hill said several people have been questioned in the case. No additional information was available.

The Cloquet Police Department is investigating with the assistance of the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension and the Carlton County Sheriff’s Department.

- Cloquet Pioneer Journal

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