DCI, Kossuth County sheriff investigating LuVerne body

LUVERNE – The Kossuth County Sheriff’s Department and Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation are investigating a body that was found Monday afternoon.

The Kossuth County Sheriff’s Department reported that investigators were called around 5:30 p.m. Monday from a woman who said her husband was on the floor and unresponsive.

Deputies confirmed the man was dead.

His body will be transported to the state medical examiner’s office in Ankeny for an autopsy.

The man has not been identified by investigators.

The DCI was called in to assist the investigation.

The Sheriff’s Department said “there is no reason to believe that there is an ongoing threat to the citizens of this community.”

Anyone with information is asked to call the Kossuth County Sheriff’s Department at (515) 295-3514.