Discovery of Rural Minnesota Man’s Body Leads to Murder Arrest
Brainerd, MN (KROC-AM News)- The discovery of a young man’s body in northern Minnesota is being treated as a homicide.
A news release from the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office indicates dispatch received a missing person report for 23-year-old Bryce Borgle, who was last seen Wednesday at a storage unit in Central Township, which is about 14 miles northeast of Brainerd. The unit is rented by Michael Laflex.
Officials reported recovering Borgle’s body and arresting Laflex on suspicion of second-degree murder. Brogle’s body was sent to the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy.
The news release does not indicate where Brogle's body was recovered. Laflex is in custody at the Crow Wing County Jail where he is awaiting possible charges from the Crow Wing County Attorney’s Office.