UPDATE: Police identify body of deceased hunter found in Cass County woods

Police are currently investigating a body found in Cass County. // WSBT 22 Photo

Police have identified the body of the deceased hunter found in the woods in Cass County.

The man has been identified as 67-year-old David Wayne Newsom from Buchanan, Michigan, according to Sheriff Richard Behnke.

Police were called to the scene at 5:30 p.m. in the 30000 block of Pokagon Highway.

At this time police don't believe foul play is involved. Deputies say they believe he had been hunting.

Assisting the Cass County Sheriff’s Department was SMACS Ambulance and the Pokagon Fire Department.

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