Missing Dowagiac woman found dead

Posted at 2:54 PM, Mar 10, 2015
and last updated 2015-03-10 16:00:57-04

KEELER TOWNSHIP, Mich. — 87-year-old Donna Bell Moulton was found dead after being reported missing by the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Department.

Moulton, 87, of Dowagiac had last been seen at 10:30 p.m.  Monday and was reported missing by Van Buren County deputies Tuesday afternoon.

According to Van Buren officials, Moulton was found dead in a field several hundred yards from her home in the 60000 block of County Road 687 in Dowagiac.

There are no signs of foul play, deputies said in a release.  Her cause of death has not yet been determined

Officials in Van Buren and Cass counties used K-9 units in the search for Moulton and a Michigan State Police helicopter was called in to assist with the search.