Body recovered from Lake SuperiorThe body of an 18-year-old male was recovered from Lake Superior Monday.
The body of an 18-year-old male was recovered from Lake Superior Monday.
The Bayfield County Sheriff’s Department received a call of a possible body found in Lake Superior south of Schooner Bay on Monday, according to a release from Lt. Dan Clark of the sheriff’s department. The site is in the Town of Russell, on the Red Cliff Reservation.
Authorities responded to the scene and found the body of a young male, later identified as Marvin B. Charette III, age 18. Responding agencies included the Red Cliff Police Department, Bayfield County Sheriff’s Department, US Park Service, Red Cliff Fire Department, Wisconein Dept Natural Resources, Bayfield County Coroner, Red Cliff Tribal Wardens and Red Cliff Tribal Ambulance.
The investigation is ongoing and an autopsy is pending.