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Elderly man found deceased in Lutsen

Just before 1 a.m. last night, March 13, the Cook County Sheriff’s Office 911 dispatch received a report of a 91-year-old male missing in the Lutsen area.

The caller believed the party, Edward Stark of Lutsen, had left the house sometime during the night.

Cook County Sheriff’s Office deputies, Search & Rescue, North Shore Health ambulance and Lutsen First Responders were paged. A search was conducted and he was located at 1:43 am, within a 100-yard radius of the residence.

CPR was initiated, but at 2:16 a.m., Stark was declared deceased.

An autopsy will be completed at the Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office to determine the cause of death. No further information is available at this time.