11/22/2019 2:02:00 PM Cass Lake death ruled homicide
Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on Monday, November 18, at 5:53 p.m., the Cass County Sheriff's Office responded to an emergency call at a residence in the City of Cass Lake. Deputies arrived and identified Brandon Morgan, Jr., age 19, of Cass Lake deceased. Pursuant to the ongoing investigation, a 15-year-old male has been taken into custody and formal charges are pending. The cause of death has been ruled homicide.
Investigating agencies are the Leech Lake Tribal Police Department and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. An autopsy is scheduled with the Ramsey County Medical Examiner's Office. The investigation is ongoing.