LONG PRAIRIE — A 58-year-old rural Long Prairie woman is dead and her ex-husband is in custody Thursday at the Todd County Detention Center pending formal charges, reported the Todd County Sheriff’s Office.
The sheriff’s office responded to a domestic call at 3:47 p.m. Thursday on the 20000 block of 281st Avenue, about six miles southeast of Long Prairie, where they found Nancy Elaine Williams deceased. It appeared the woman had suffered blunt force trauma.
Williams’ ex-husband, a 46-year-old Long Prairie man, was taken into custody at the scene.
The Todd County Sheriff’s Office and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension are investigating the incident.