Man found in river near Trempealeau determined suicide

Pulled from river Monday

Police in Trempealeau say the man whose body was found in the Mississippi River Monday morning took his own life.

The body of David M. Hanson of Holmen was found just before 8 a.m. Monday near the boat dock at the Trempealeau Lock and Dam. There were no abandoned boats in the area and no missing person reports filed before the incident.

An autopsy was conducted in Madison with the Dane County Medical Examiner ruling the cause of death a suicide.