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Woman’s body found in Morris

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MORRIS, Minn. (AP) — A woman reported missing in Morris has turned up dead in that western Minnesota town.

Police say the body of 46-year-old Laurie Ann Heintzelman (HYNTZ’-uhl-muhn) of Morris was found at 1:10 p.m. Monday behind a home.

Heintzelman was last seen leaving a bar in Morris on foot between 10 p.m. and 11 p.m. Saturday. A Minnesota Crime Alert was issued when she was reported missing but was canceled when her body was found.


An investigation into her death continues and is awaiting autopsy results.

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