Death under investigation in Swift County

Law enforcement officers were called Monday morning to a scene where a man was found dead. There is no apparent threat to the public but an investigation is underway.

Police General

APPLETON — State and local law enforcement agencies are investigating a death in Swift County.

Appleton Police Chief Sedrick Borsgard said in a news release that his department responded to a report of a deceased male at 11:46 a.m. Monday.

“At this time there is no apparent threat to the public,” Borsgard said.

He said the death is currently under investigation by the Appleton Police Department, the Swift County Sheriff’s Office and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension.


Carolyn Lange is a features writer at the West Central Tribune. She can be reached at or 320-894-9750
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