Suspicious death near Benton Harbor

PIPESTONE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Berrien County investigators are looking into what they are calling a suspicious death east of Benton Harbor.

The body was discovered just after 8:20 a.m. Friday at a residence on Fairview Road near Union Road in Pipestone Township, according to the Berrien County Sheriff’s Office.

A family member called to report a missing person, which led deputies to the house on Fairview Road. They found the missing person dead inside the house.

The sheriff’s department is treating the case as a suspicious death.

An autopsy is expected to be performed in the coming days, the sheriff’s office said.

WOOD TV8 provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s