Missing woman found dead in the Grand River

Posted at 4:20 PM, Mar 12, 2015
and last updated 2015-03-12 16:51:41-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Grand Rapids woman Kimberly Haymon was found dead Thursday, according to police.

Haymon, 55, was reported missingJan. 20.  Police say her body was found at about 11 a.m. Thursday near the west bank of the Grand River near the 300 block of Front Avenue SW.

Prior to her disappearance, Haymon was last seen getting off a bus at Fulton Street and Division Avenue, and investigators later found her purse near the Ford Museum with footprints leading toward the river.

Haymon’s official cause of death will be determined by the Kent County Medical Examiner’s Office.