50-year-old deceased male discovered in Ishpeming

UPDATE — The deceased individual that was found by two fishermen on Cliff’s Drive on Sunday, October 19th has been identified as 50-year-old Eric Heinz Gaenssle.

An autopsy was completed at UP Health Systems Marquette. The cause of death is due to medical issues, with no flour being involved.

ISHPEMING — On Sunday, October 18th, the City of Ishpeming Police Department was dispatched to the end of Cliff’s Dr. near Lake Minnie for the report of a deceased male.

The body was a 50-year-old male and a former resident of Marquette County. His body was located by two individuals that came to fish on the lake.

Police suspect no foul play nor does the incident seem suspicious.

The name of the male has not been released as police continue the investigation and await an autopsy report.