HARRISON TOWNSHIP, MI – On Saturday January 26th, 2019, at approximately 11:45am, Macomb County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to an address on Lakeshore Drive for ice fisherman who located a body while ice fishing.
The fisherman were cutting a hole near a canal and upon removing the ice observed the body of a white male in the water. Macomb County Sheriff’s deputies, the Harrison Township Fire Department, and the Macomb County Underwater Search and Recovery Team (Dive Team) responded to the area.
The body of an elderly man was recovered from the water by the Macomb County Dive Team. That man was identified as Donald Boden, 77-years-old, of Harrison Township.
Donald Boden was located approximately 400 yards north of his residence where he was last seen on January 7th, 2019. Boden was listed as a missing person with the Macomb County Sheriff’s Office.
Foul play is not suspected in the death of Boden, however, the investigation as to the cause of Boden’s death is ongoing at this time.