Officials ID body of man recovered from Kalamazoo River

Calhoun County
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BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (WOOD) — Officials have identified the body of a man recovered from the Kalamazoo River.

Crews worked to recover a body in the Kalamazoo River in Battle Creek near Riverside Drive Sunday.

Battle Creek officials have now identified him as Luis Romero-Jimenez, 63.

Officials say it appears he was homeless and living in the Battle Creek area.

His family has been notified.

His death is still under investigation.

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