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Published November 17, 2009, 08:58 AM

Updated: Body of duck hunter pulled from Minn. lake

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (AP) - Authorities have identified the duck hunter whose body was recovered from a lake in northwestern Minnesota. Becker County sheriff's officials say 60-year-old Charles Vernon Wright of Minneapolis was apparently in a boat that overturned on Rat Lake.

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (AP) - Authorities have identified the duck hunter whose body was recovered from a lake in northwestern Minnesota.

Becker County sheriff's officials say 60-year-old Charles Vernon Wright of Minneapolis was apparently in a boat that overturned on Rat Lake. His body was pulled from the water about 3 p.m. Tuesday.

Wright would have been 61 on Sunday.

An autopsy will be conducted to determine whether the man drowned or died of a medical condition.

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