By Scott Bolthouse
Hub Editor In Chief
A 51 year old Hazel Park resident was found dead in Huron Township on Monday, March 16 following an investigation into his whereabouts.
According to Huron Police Chief Everette Robbins, officers from the Huron Police Department first responded to Brenner Oil Company, 22100 Huron Township Court, on Sunday, March 15 in an attempt to locate the man after he had been reported missing in Hazel Park.
The missing man was an employee of the oil company.
On Monday, March 16, officers and detectives from the Huron Township Police Department, with air assistance from the Monroe County Sheriffs Department, conducted a search for the missing man in the area of the oil company.
The missing man, according to police, was located in a wooded area deceased. The initial investigation into the death points to an apparent suicide.
“Once again, we appreciate the air assistance of the Monroe County Sheriff Department,” said Robbins.
“Although this is not the outcome the family was hoping for, we are glad that we could locate the missing person quickly and provide them some closure and resolution.”
Any further information regarding this investigation should be directed to the Hazel Park Police Department at 248-542-6161.