CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis. (WEAU) - A man reported missing was found dead on Sunday.
The Chippewa County Sheriff's Department says its boat patrol found Steven Berg, 64, of the Town of Lafayette Sunday afternoon.
The department received a report of a missing man with Alzheimer's on Sunday morning. His wife had last seen him after 5:30 a.m. Sunday. Friends and neighbors looked for him, and called for help when they couldn't find him. Crews searched the area. The boat patrol found him in the water about 300 yards west of his home.
The Chippewa County Coroner pronounced Berg dead at the scene.