KENOCKEE TWP, MI – The Michigan State Police (MSP) Lapeer Post have confirmed that the body of Leah Conner, a 16-year-old from Avoca in Saint Clair County was found on Sunday morning.
Leah went for a walk on Saturday, March 6th, 2021, around 11:20 a.m. When Leah did not return home, her family reported her missing around 4:15 p.m. Further investigation led troopers to the Trestle Bridge which is located on the Wadhams to Avoca trail where an MSP K9 was used to conduct a search of the area. The victim was found a short time later. The investigation is on-going.
Anyone with information or knowledge involving this tragic incident is asked to contact the MSP Lapeer Post at 810-664-2905.
Friends had set up a GoFundMe account in Conner’s memory to help pay funeral and memorial expenses.