Missing Veteran Joseph Waisanen found dead

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CALUMET (WLUC) 33-year-old Joseph Waisanen was found early Friday morning according to Michigan State Police.

Troopers were notified at 1:20 am of a body in Powell Township of Marquette County approximately 7 miles north of the intersection of Northwestern Rd. and AAA Rd.

A camper came across a body and notified authorities after hiking out of the wooded area to where they had cell phone service.

The body is believed to be Joseph Waisanen.

No foul play is suspected.

Waisanen went missing March 20th.

His truck was located April 17th about 12 miles west of Big Bay. The body was found approximately 5 miles away from his truck.

Cause of death and positive identification will be determined by a Medical Examiner at UP Health System Marquette.