CHESTERFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. – The remains of a 35-year-old Eastpointe man reported missing in 2018 was found Saturday afternoon in Chesterfield Township by a man looking for mushrooms.
According to the Chesterfield Township Police Department, it happened at about 4 p.m. in a heavily-wooded and swampy area south of 23 Mile Road, near I-94.
Police said bones, heavily weathered clothing and camping equipment were found and that there were no signs of trauma.
The man was identified by a Michigan ID card inside a wallet, police said. The remains were collected by the medical examiner for further analysis.
The investigation is ongoing, but police said there were no signs of criminal activity.