Body found in rural Kzoo Co. is missing man

Ronald French
An undated courtesy photo of Ronald French.

WAKESHMA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities in Kalamazoo County say the body found on Monday is a man who was reported missing earlier this month.

Kalamazoo County Undersheriff Paul Matyas told 24 Hour News 8 that the body found in Wakeshma Township is 71-year-old Ronald French.

French went missing from his home along S. 34th Street near E. U Avenue in Brady Township, near Vicksburg. He has not been seen since June 4.

The cause of the death remains under investigation.

–CORRECTION: The story incorrectly reported that the French’s body was found in Brady Township. It has since been corrected.