Body found on the Steps of Bismarck’s St. Mary’s Church [UPDATED]
A body was found on St. Mary's rectory steps in Bismarck on Tuesday (June 28) morning.
UPDATE 1:40 pm: The Bismarck Tribune says the Bismarck Police have identified the man as 31-year-old Bismarck resident, Zeller Schmid.
UPDATE 10:40 am: According to KFYR, Police received a report that a male was lying outside of the parish offices. They responded around 6:13 a.m. The male was pronounced dead at the scene and an autopsy will be performed.
Original Story: According to an email sent to parents, no foul play or suspicion is involved with the death. All normal summer activities will continue as police have reassured the church that the area is safe.
We will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.