Body of Man Missing since November 2018 located by Fishermen

WYANDOTTE, MI – On November 20th, 2018, MSP troopers were dispatched to a abandoned vehicle on the MacArthur Bridge at Belle Isle.

USCG, DPD Harbor Master and MSP conducted a search and were not able to locate the missing driver, however some items of property were discovered floating in the river.

On Monday May 12th, 2019, at approximately 8:35 PM, a fishermen located a body on the shoreline in Wyandotte. The man has been preliminary identified as the missing person, Patrick Fitzgerald, 49-years-old.

His family has been notified.

An autopsy will be completed by the Wayne County Medical Examiner. The investigation is continuing pending the autopsy results.