Medical examiners have identified human remains found Sept. 28 along the Duluth Lakewalk as those of William Robert Saker, a Duluth man who hadn’t been seen since March 10.

The Duluth Police Department said Tuesday that the Midwest Medical Examiner's Office had not yet determined a cause of death, but police have already said that foul play was not suspected.

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Saker, 50, was reported missing on March 28 from his home in the 800 block of Upham Road. His remains were found in a storm sewer along the Lakewalk, near the shore of Lake Superior, by city Public Works Department employees who were conducting routine maintenance.