PARK TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) - A body has been found in Lake Macatawa, according to the Ottawa County Sheriff's Department.
The body was found around 2:30 p.m. Monday in the lake south of Dyken Avenue's dead end in Park Township.
A jet skier saw the body floating in the water and called police. Authorities soon recovered the body, which appears to be that of a woman.
Authorities have not yet positively identified the body. An autopsy was scheduled for Tuesday.
Lt. Steve Kempker of the sheriff'[s department said Tuesday that authorities were waiting for dental records and may have a positive identification Wednesday.
Last week, 55-year-old Barbara Westveer was reported missing just blocks away from the lake in Park Township. Ottawa County investigators searched the lake on boats at the time.
Norton Shores Police Chief Dan Shaw tweeted Tuesday night that the body does not match the description of missing Norton Shores mother Jessica Heeringa.
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