Michigan State Police: body found in Ash Township ditch

State Police say black woman's body found in ditch along road in Ash Township

Published On: Mar 25 2013 07:00:26 PM EDT   Updated On: Mar 25 2013 11:18:23 PM EDT
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ASH TOWNSHIP, Mich. -

The Michigan State Police confirm a body of what appears to be a black woman was found Monday in a ditch on Newburgh Road near Annabell Road in Ash Township.

Police say a driver first found the body and called 911.

The woman's age is not yet known. Police are investigating the woman's death.

Police believe the woman's body was dumped in the ditch.

The area just east of Flat Rock is rural. The body was found along a dirt road.

Stay with ClickOnDetroit.com and Local 4 for more information as it becomes available.

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