Remains Found in Swamp Believed to be Missing Mankato Woman
Eagle Lake, MN (KROC-AM News) - It appears the search for a missing Mankato woman may be over.
The Blue Earth Sheriff's Office this afternoon reported that a body believed to be that of Nayawour "Sunday" Chuol was found around 9 o'clock this morning. The Sheriff's Office says the discovery was made by a citizen in a canoe searching in a swamp north of Highway 14 in the Eagle Lake area.
A news release says the remains were found adjacent to the primary search area and states that it is unknown if recent severe weather contributed to the discovery. The body was taken to the Ramsey County Medical Examiner's for positive identification and to determine the cause of death.
Chuol was reported missing on April 25th. She was last spotted in a security camera video recording at a convenience store in Eagle Lake that evening.