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Missing Cass Lake man found dead

A missing Cass Lake man was found dead Tuesday in Turtle Lake Township, in rural Walker.

According to Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch, officials received a report of a dead body found at about 11:20 a.m.

Deputies and investigators went to the scene and determined the deceased person was Leondre Adams, 22. Adams was previously reported as a missing person on Jan. 18.

An autopsy is scheduled with the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office. The investigation continues. The Cass County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Leech Lake Tribal Police Department and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension.

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