BREEN TOWNSHIP, MI-- The body of a drowning victim has been recovered in Dickinson County.
Michigan State Police from the Iron Mountain Post say on June 29 a man jumped off a pontoon boat into the east branch of the Sturgeon River at Stromberg Park in Hardwood. He never resurfaced.
Agencies searched for Alex McDermott, 28, of Felch over the next several days but were unsuccessful.
On Sunday witnesses on shore discovered McDermott’s body in the water. It was recovered and taken to Dickinson County Memorial Hospital.