Today at approximately 12:00 p.m. the Apple Valley Police and Dakota County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of an adult male found deceased in the pond adjacent to Galaxie Park in Apple Valley. The male was found by a passerby and the incident is currently under investigation. No foul play is suspected at this time and there is no danger to the public.
The identity of the victim and additional information will not be released at this time. The Sheriff's Office, with assistance from the Apple Valley Police Department, is conducting the investigation.
We extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of the victim.