Sparta Death Investigation
June 1, 2022
The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a person found in the Township of Sparta.
Shortly after 12:30pm the Monroe County 911 Communication Center received a phone call from a canoer about a possible body that was located in the La Crosse River near the Hammer Rd. crossing.
Sheriff’s Office personnel responded to the scene and coordinated efforts to have the body removed. The deceased subject has been identified, however no information related to the identit...