Missing person from Milwaukee-area found dead in Madison

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Published: Aug. 4, 2021 at 4:41 PM CDT
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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - A missing person from the Milwaukee-area was found dead Tuesday morning in Madison.

In Madison Police Department’s incident report, officers responded around 10:38 a.m. near Dearholt Road and Fairway Drive to a missing person’s vehicle that had been located.

As a K-9 unit and a drone team searched for the missing suspect, officers found the body. Officers did not identify the individual.

MPD said the death is not considered suspicious and an autopsy is being conducted.

The Oak Creek Police Department is investigating, with help from MPD and the Dane County Medical Examiner’s Office.

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