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Death Investigation Continues in Dodge County

The Dodge County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a death investigation on Oak Grove Drive, in the Town of Elba. Sheriff’s office detectives are investigating. 

The Columbus Police Department is investigating a death that occurred in the Emergency/Urgent Care lobby of Prairie Ridge Health, on Park Ave, in Columbus.

While the investigations are still ongoing, it is believed that both incidents are related.

There is no risk to the public or the hospital.

They will notify their families, but further details are expected to be released today.


Questions may be directed to Dodge County Sheriff Dale Schmidt or  the Columbus Police Department.