— The frozen body of a man found on a remote Lake Michigan beach
has been identified as a missing Wisconsin resident.
Sheriff Kim Cole confirmed Wednesday that the body belonged to
48-year-old Allen Townsend of Sheboygan.
Townsend last was
seen in November in Wisconsin. Authorities believe his body
drifted across the lake to western Michigan.
An autopsy was
performed, but a cause of death has yet to be determined.
found the body Tuesday night along the shoreline about 3 miles
north of Big Point Sable Lighthouse. The lighthouse is located
north of Ludington.
Cole has said the
body may have been on the beach for months.
No foul play is