Body Found in Little Detroit Lake Identified

The body of a man recovered from Little Detroit Lake has been identified as 33-year-old Markus Bruce Fales of Detroit Lakes.

The Detroit Lakes Police Department responded to the report of a man missing for about a week around 2 p.m. on Friday.

Police searched the beach near the city park where they found some of Fales’ belongings.

The body was recovered with the help of an area pilot.

The Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s office is conducting an autopsy.