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Body pulled from channel in Minneapolis Chain of Lakes

The man's body was recovered between Lake of the Isles and Bde Maka Ska.

Police have recovered a body from the channel between Bde Maka Ska and Lake of the Isles on Tuesday morning.

A large police presence was scrambled to the scene at around 7:30 a.m., with the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office water patrol also called out.

The sheriff's office has confirmed to BMTN that a body has been recovered.

The man's identity and cause of death to be determined by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office.

The channel connecting the two lakes goes beneath West Lake of the Isles Parkway, West Lake Street, and the Midtown Greenway.

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