Body found floating in the water at lake in Chisholm

The 61-year-old has not been identified.
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Foul play is not suspected after a body was found near a boat landing at a lake in northeast Minnesota. 

It was reported around 4:10 p.m. Thursday that a body was floating in shallow water near the edge of shore at a boat landing and dock area on Longyear Lake in Chisholm, according to the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office. 

Deputies and officers from the Chisholm Police Department pulled the body from the water and pronounced him dead at the scene. His name hasn't been released, but the sheriff's office says it is a 61-year-old Chisholm man. 

A cause of death has yet be announced and an investigation is ongoing. 

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