Human remains found in burned down hunting shed, deputies say
PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP, Wis. — Deputies with the Juneau County Sheriff’s Office said they found human remains in what appeared to be a burned down hunting shed.
Deputies were dispatched to Plymouth Township to check on the welfare of a 57-year-old man, according to a release from the Sheriff’s Office.
The man is from Windsor and was believed to be in the Plymouth Township area. He suffers from mental illness and has not been in contact with his family since Friday, when he unexpectedly left his home, according to the release.
The man’s family told deputies they spotted his vehicle on their privately owned hunting land in Plymouth Township, but the man was not inside.
Deputies used a K-9 to search the hunting land when they noticed what appeared to be a burned down hunting stand.
Human remains were located inside the stand and deputies believe they belong tot he missing subject, according to the release.
The Sheriff’s Office was assisted at the scene by the Union Center Police Department and the Juneau County Medical Examiner’s Office.
The name of the individual is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.
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