UPDATE: Police identify body of man found by Berrien County diving club
By Ann Elise Taylor
Posted on Nov. 30, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.
| Updated on Nov. 30, 2013 at 3:46 p.m.
BENTON HARBOR, Mich. – A group of amateur scuba divers found the body of 34-year-old Dewayne Flowers in the St. Joseph River, our news partner WNDU reported.
The Berrien County Sheriff's Department's dive team was sent to the site in the 400 block of Riverview Drive in Benton Harbor after the Michigan Underwater Divers Club reported seeing Flowers' body around noon Saturday, Nov. 30.
Officers told WNDU they weren't sure how long Flowers had been in the water. His family last saw him on Sunday, Nov. 9, and his parole officer last saw him on Saturday, Nov. 10. Flowers was never reported missing, and his body showed no apparent signs of injury, WNDU reported.
Flowers' autopsy will take place Monday morning. The case remains under investigation, WNDU reported.