Police Say Hypothermia Caused Death of 18-year Old

Created: 03/22/2014 8:20 PM

(ABC 6 News) -- Police say that hypothermia is the cause of death of a Minnesota high school student found dead outside earlier this month.

18-year old Michael Anyasike was reported missing twelve hours after sheriff’s deputies raided a party near Madison in Western Minnesota.

Authorities say the teen ran away from the party when deputies arrived. His body was found a mile from the farm the next day.

The coroner says alcohol was a factor.

Police say Michael died of hypothermia.