The Sturgeon Bay Police Department has released the name of the man who was found dead on the city’s west side early Tuesday morning. The man, identified as 61 year-old Carl Russel Johnson, was found on the 100 block of Lansing Avenue at 6:48AM Tuesday. The official cause of death has not been released, but the medical examiner is certain there was no foul play, and extreme cold likely contributed to his death.
The investigation shows that Johnson was walking home either late Monday, or early Tuesday before his death. The investigation is closed and is considered non-criminal, no more information will be released on the circumstances of the incident.