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UPDATE: Autopsy Complete On Body Found In Fernan Lake Area

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Deputies with to Kootenai County Sheriff's Office found a body in the Fernan Lake area on May 16th. Deputies with to Kootenai County Sheriff's Office found a body in the Fernan Lake area on May 16th.
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Last week, Spokane Police called the Kootenai County Sheriff's Office saying they believed there was a body in the Fernan Lake Saddle area, connected to a missing persons case in Spokane. Deputies responded to the area and did locate a body in the Coeur d'Alene National Forest. 

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