Estherville Body Found

Estherville Body Found


Estherville, IA (KICD) — A dead body is found in an Estherville alley.

Estherville Police are investigating an unattended death reported to them just after 5 Friday morning. Captain Brett Shatto said a female was driving through the alley behind the Central Avenue business district on the south side of the 500 Block of Central Avenue, when she discovered a deceased male in the alley. She immediately called 911.

Responding officers began an investigation into the death of the man. Shatto said that at this time, no foul play in the death is suspected. The body has been transported to the State of Iowa Medical Examiner for an autopsy. The subject’s name is being withheld pending notification of family members.

Assisting at the scene was the Emmet County Medical Examiner’s Office.

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