The Kewaunee County Sheriff's Office found the body of a missing Milwaukee man on Friday. His car was discovered abandoned on Kadletz Road about a half mile away from Highway 29 on Sunday, March 30th. The Kewaunee County Sheriff's Office searched for the man but nothing was found. The vehicle was towed to a Kewaunee tow lot at the time.
On Friday, the Milwaukee Police Department contacted the Kewaunee County Sheriff's Office regarding the missing man. Officers returned to the scene and found the body beyond where they had previously searched.
The KCSD says an investigation is ongoing but the public is not in any danger. An autopsy will be performed by the Kewaunee County Coroner and the Sheboygan Medical Examiner.
The Wisconsin Department of Justice Division of Criminal Investigation and Wisconsin State Crime Lab Crime Scene Response Unit are helping in the investigation at the request of the KCSD. The name of the man is not being released until his family is notified. The KCSD expects to release more information on Monday. DoorCountyDailyNews.com will update this story as soon as more information becomes available.