Winona police ID body found in RV compartment

Kevin Casserly
By  | 

WINONA, Minn. (WEAU) -- WINONA, Minn. (AP) -- Authorities say a body discovered in the storage compartment of a rented recreational vehicle is that of a man who has been missing since November.

Officials say 22-year-old Kevin Casserly was reported missing from the city of Anoka. He was last seen Nov. 12.

The Anoka County Sheriff's Department says Casserly's body was discovered Thursday night by a group of people who rented the RV from a private party in Anoka County.

The group smelled a foul odor and pulled off the road in Winona to investigate the source of the smell. They discovered Casserly's body lodged in a compartment of the RV that was accessible only from the outside.

Authorities are still investigating and do not plan to release additional updates on Saturday.

A body is found in the cargo bin of a rented RV Thursday night in Minnesota.

The Winona Police Department says a group of people had rented the RV from a business in Anoka County, when they noticed a smell.

They pulled into a Shopko parking lot in Winona, and found the body inside.

The body has been taken to the Mayo Clinic for an autopsy and identification.

It is still under investigation.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus