Elderly man’s body found at boat launch.

November 26, 2018

Elderly man’s body found at boat launch.

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MANISTEE – The Manistee City Police Department is investigating the “suspicious death” of an 82-year-old Manistee man whose body was found at the Ninth Street Boat Launch Sunday, Nov. 25.

“On Nov. 25, 2018, public safety officers from the Manistee Police and Fire Department responded to reports of a body at the Ninth Street Boat Launch in Manistee” states the department’s Facebook page. “Officers found the body of an 82-year-old male resident of Manistee deceased. Investigators are still investigating. The cause of death is undetermined at this time. An autopsy is scheduled for Monday, Nov. 26, 2018.

“The Manistee Department of Public Safety wishes to extend our condolences to the family.

“Anyone with information in reference to the incident is encouraged to contact the Manistee City Police Department at 231-723-2533.”