|9/2/2021 1:29:00 PM|
Deceased male found in truck in Chisago Lake
Tuesday August 24 at approximately 6:30 PM, the Chisago County Sheriff’s Office was alerted to a suspected pick-up truck submerged in the water near the Chisago/Lindstrom Lake public access off Stinson Avenue in Chisago City.
A bass fisherman in the area noted an anomaly on his graph in approximately 10ft of water near the public docks. The object was believed to be a vehicle. Resources were dispatched to the area and a GMC truck was ultimately removed from the water.
A deceased adult male was located inside the pick-up truck. The individual is identified by the medical examiner as Thomas Pierce, 38. was connected to a missing persons case out of Fridley, MN.
The Chisago County Sheriff’s Office, Fridley Police Department and the Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office are investigating. A press release from the Chisago County Sheriff’s Office reports no foul play is not suspected. No further information is currently available.
Agencies assisting the Chisago County Sheriff’s Office include: Fridley Police Department, Lakes Area Police Department, Stay-Lent Dive Team, Chisago City Fire Dep, Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office and PLC Towing.