Metro Wire Staff
Portage Co. deputies are investigating a suspicious death that occurred on Saturday.
According to Sheriff Mike Lukas, dispatchers were called at 5:23 p.m. on Nov. 12 by someone reporting a body lying on 110th St. North, just south of Washington Ave.
Deputies arrived and determined the person was deceased, Lukas said. The person was identified as 41-year-old, Safandre Lindsey from the Chicago area.
An autopsy has been scheduled at the pathology department at UW-Madison. The cause of death is still undetermined pending the results of that autopsy, Lukas said.
An investigation is ongoing, with assistance from the Portage Co. Medical Examiner’s Office, Town of Grant, Grand Rapids Fire Department, Portage County Medical Examiner, and the Wisconsin State Patrol-Traffic Reconstruction Unit.
No further details are being released at this time, Lukas said.