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Body of missing 80-year-old fisherman located in Lake Michigan, identified

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Posted at 7:17 PM, Jul 10, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-10 19:17:00-04

ST. JOSEPH, Mich. — Authorities have located an elderly fisherman that had gone missing in Lake Michigan on Thursday, according to the St. Joseph Public Safety Department.

We’re told the body of 80-year-old Sammuel Sohn was located near the North Pier at Tiscornia Beach.

Sohn reportedly went missing after reports were filed of a man requiring assistance in getting off the pier on July 8.

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