Body of 84-year-old found in Kalamazoo River

ALBION, Mich. (WOOD) — A body was pulled from the Kalamazoo River in Albion Saturday after it was spotted by a group of people kayaking.

The body was discovered around 1:42 p.m. in the water near Haven Road.

On Monday, the Albion Department of Public Safety identified the body as that of 84-year-old William Gillham of Albion.

Police said Gillham had drowned and that there was no evidence of foul play. They do not think his body had been in the water long before being found.

Police are still investigating and asked anyone with information to call Detective Sgt. Nicole Wygant at 517.629.7824.