Body recovered from Lake of the Isles channel

Responding to reports of a jacket frozen to the ice, the Minneapolis Fire Department and Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office recovered a man’s body from the channel between Lake of the Isles and Lake Calhoun on Monday.

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the man as Nicholas Roy Barlow, age 62, with no permanent address. 

Barlow’s body was located underneath the surface, not far from the jacket. The Sheriff’s Office is investigating.