COLDWATER, MI (WTVB) - A missing person case Sunday morning in Coldwater Township turned tragic with the suicide death of a 21-year old man. Branch County Sheriff John Pollack responded to the scene because no deputies were on duty yesterday after 7:00 a.m. Central Dispatch received a call around 7:30 am about a missing person last seen at a property along Wood Road around an hour earlier. Pollack interviewed a homeowner and the person who called 9-1-1, learning the person in question had threatened suicide. The victim was then located in a wooded area near the home and pronounced dead at the scene.
Michigan State Police assisted the Sheriff’s Department.