Man’s body found in Boardman River in Traverse City

Associated Press

Traverse City – Police are investigating after the body of a man was found near the mouth of the Boardman River in northwestern Michigan.

The Boardman Dam before its removal at the mouth of the river.

Traverse City police Chief Jeff O’Brien said a person passing by Tuesday morning discovered the body floating near the mouth of the river just north of the Grandview Parkway bridge.

The Traverse City Record-Eagle reports authorities closed nearby pathways while investigators combed the area. O’Brien says footprints were found nearby.