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Authorities ID Body Pulled From Mississippi River on Thursday

Posted at: 02/21/2014 3:43 PM

Winona Dive Team Searching MS River In Wabasha/Thursday
Winona Dive Team Searching MS River In Wabasha/Thursday
Photo: Photo: ABC 6 News

(ABC 6 News) - Authorities have identified the woman, whose body was pulled from the Mississippi River in Wabasha yesterday afternoon.

She's been identified as Nancee Kretschmer of Wabasha.

As we've reported, the Winona County Dive Team was brought into search the river around 10:30 Thursday morning.

Police say they found a vehicle on the street with one set of footprints heading off onto the ice. The footprints then headed across the ice about 100 feet where they ended with open water.

Kretschmer's body was pulled from the river around 3:30 in the afternoon.