Search continues for missing Shakopee angler on Minnesota River
- Article by: MARY LYNN SMITH
- Star Tribune
- January 23, 2014 - 8:38 PM
The search is expected to continue Friday for a Shakopee man who reportedly went fishing Wednesday on the Minnesota River.
Emergency workers on Thursday searched the river and surrounding area for 37-year-old Eric Michael Lindquist and will return Friday morning, Scott County Sgt. Adam Pirri said.
Shakopee police said Lindquist was last seen by a family member at 10:30 p.m. on Tuesday. It’s believed he went fishing on the river, walking from his home to Memorial Park and then to the river. Police don’t suspect foul play.
Lindquist is described as white, 6 feet tall, 180 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes. Police say he may have been wearing a dark blue or black jacket with a hood and baggy bluejeans.
Anyone with information about Lindquist’s whereabouts is urged to call police at 952-233-9400.
Mary Lynn Smith
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