Man’s Body Found in Thornapple River

Posted at 11:20 PM, May 19, 2013
and last updated 2013-05-30 11:25:52-04

BARRY Co., Mich. — The Barry County Sheriff’s Department said a body was found in the Thornapple River near Garbow Road, Sunday afternoon.

Sheriff Dar Leaf said a kayaker made the discovery around 4 pm.

It is a man’s body. The medical examiner at Lansing’s Sparrow Hospital will perform an autopsy.

The sheriff also said his department will look at missing persons cases as part of the investigation.

Stay with FOX 17 for the latest on this developing story.