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Body of missing Pine River man found


PINE RIVER — The body of the missing 27-year-old Pine River man was found late Tuesday night and a 20-year-old Backus woman is in custody in connection with the crime, Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch said.

Burch said the body of Mark Andrew Huesmann, who was last seen in the Pine River area about a week ago, was located on the property of JB’s Welding and Repair in rural Pine River in a shallow grave. The victim was taken to the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy.

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