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Drowning cause of death for man found in Silver Lake

ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC-DT) -- Investigators do not suspect foul play in the death of a man found in Silver Lake on Friday, but they are waiting for toxicology reports to learn more.

Police say 42-year-old Darwin Torkelson of Rochester drowned in the lake. 

His body was found by walkers Friday morning.

Torkelson was partially clothed and officers say there were alcohol containers nearby.

Police say Torkelson lived alone, but they have been able to talk to family members.

Toxicology results are expected back soon.

 

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