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Stewart man found dead in Willmar apartment

WILLMAR — A 22-year-old man from Stewart was found dead Wednesday morning in his apartment in northwest Willmar.

The man was identified as Tyler Thomas Richards by the Willmar Police Department.

According to Willmar Police Capt. Jim Felt, the investigation into Richards’ death is ongoing and, at this time, no foul play is suspected.

The body has been sent to the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office as part of the investigation.

Police officers and the Willmar Ambulance Service were called around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday to the 1300 block of 24th Street Northwest when a man reported that he had found his roommate unconscious and not breathing.

Emergency crews responded to find the man deceased. The Kandiyohi County Medical Examiner also responded to the scene.