|9/9/2021 4:26:00 PM|
Male reported missing is located, deceased, in Taylors Falls
A local resident walking in a wooded area, Sept. 7 in Taylors Falls, reported coming upon the body of the man reported missing in mid-August. The Chisago County Sheriff’s Office and Medical Examiner took charge of the investigation and with recovery help from Taylors Falls firefighters, by Wednesday the victim had been identified as Richard Jacobus, 59, Boston, MA.
Sheriff personnel had located his abandoned car in Taylors Falls August 16.
A photo of Jacobus and an alert were put out on the Sheriff’s Facebook information page. He’d been reported to law enforcement after going missing while traveling between Milwaukee to Minnesota. His destination was Rochester.
The Medical Examiner said the cause of death was suicide.