The body of a missing Melrose man has been found and identified as 22-year-old Edgar Martinez Juarez.
Martinez was reported missing on Oct. 28, 2014, by family, but had not been seen since Oct. 20.
His body was found in Melrose around 8 p.m., Sunday, March 15, just off of the Lake Wobegon Trail in the 700 Block of 2nd St. SE.
Martinez’s body was sent to the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy where it was determined he died of a self-inflicted gun-shot wound to the head.
The family has been notified.