Woman identified after body found along Kent County road

Posted at 1:55 PM, Jun 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-17 20:07:42-04

GAINES TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Deputies have identified the body of a woman found along the road Friday.

The Kent County Sheriff’s Department said 35-year-old April Keenan was found in the 8100 block of Patterson Ave around 11:45 a.m. by a woman who was walking in the area.  The body was by a fence line near the road.

Deputies said there were no external signs of trauma, and a cause of death won’t be released until the autopsy is complete. They said it could take several weeks, depending on whether toxicology results are necessary.

Investigators are asking anyone who knew of Keenan’s whereabouts before her death call Silent Observer at (616) 774-2345.