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Updated: Sheriff's Department recovers body of Hancock police chief (September 2011)

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UPDATE 8:00 p.m.

MORRIS - The Stevens County Sheriff's Department has recovered the body of Hancock Police Chief Donald Heikkinen in Long Lake.


Heikkinen was boating on Long Lake on Sunday night with five other boaters when their 14 foot craft, registered to Brian Krupke of Hancock, Minn., capsized about 10:15 p.m. The other five safely made it to shore.

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