CHIPPEWA FALLS (AP) — Chippewa Falls police have made an arrest in the death of a 17-year-old boy whose body was found on the bank of the Chippewa River this week.
Chippewa Falls interim police chief John Liddell says officers arrested 30-year old Shane A. Hawkins from Chippewa Falls on Friday night.
Liddell says he was booked into the Chippewa County Jail on a charge of hiding a corpse. He says Hawkins was an acquaintance of Jason A. Grau.
Grau's body was found Wednesday near the Highway 124 bridge on Xcel Energy property.
Authorities continue to investigate the incident.
Information from: WEAU-TV, http://www.weau.com