Algona Schools Closed After Body Found on School Grounds



Schools in Algona were called off today due to a body that was found on school property. Officials say a call was made shortly after 1:00am Friday reporting suspicious activity on school grounds. When officers arrived, a body was found. Algona Police Chief Curt Schipper reported that the person found was not a student in the district and that no foul play is suspected. Schipper added that public safety is not a concern. The state medical examiner's office will conduct an autopsy.