Grand Forks Police identify body found in Lincoln Park

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (Valley News Live): Grand Forks police have identified the man found by the Red River on Wednesday evening. The victim is 40 year old Erik Shulind, of Grand Forks, ND.

Shulind was found in Lincoln Park. Someone reported seeing a man's body between the Red River and the disc golf course around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Police say the investigation into the incident is ongoing but at this point foul play does not appear to be involved and no further evidence has been developed to suggest there is any threat to the public.

Shulind was taken to the UND Forensic Pathology Center in Grand Forks for an autopsy.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Grand Forks Police Department. Their Phone number is 701-787-8000.

Less than one month ago, a body was found encased in ice along the Red River.