Human remains found near Mankato

Published 12:01 pm Wednesday, May 25, 2011

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — More bones and the wallet of a man last seen in Mankato last year have been recovered during another search for his remains.

Blue Earth sheriff’s investigators say the death of 26-year-old Matthew Albrecht remains under investigation. Other bones and items belonging to Albrecht were found during a previous search, which resulted in confirmation of his death.

The Mapleton man was last seen April 2010 by his father and a friend. They were working on fixing a vehicle in Mankato. The Free Press says ( Albrecht’s family has scheduled a memorial service Thursday at Mankato Mortuary.

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