According to WOOD TV, the Michigan State Police have found a body along I-94 in Battle Creek. Police are now investigating the suspicious death.

State Police located the woman's body during the around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday on the south side of eastbound I-94, just west of Capital Avenue in Battle Creek. The body was lying in the ditch.

There was no information on exactly how the body was found or the condition the body was in other than deceased.

The cause of death has not been determined. The 59-year-old woman has been identified as Vanessa Obu Wilder. The cause of death is unknown at this time.The State Police are continuing the investigation.

Anyone with any information regarding this investigation is encouraged to contact the Battle Creek Michigan State Police post #57 at 269-966-3322.


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