Body of missing Grand Haven man found

Ottawa County
A photo of Dylan Tarr taken on July 12, 2019. (Courtesy of the Grand Haven Department of Public Safety)

A photo of Dylan Tarr taken on July 12, 2019. (Courtesy of the Grand Haven Department of Public Safety)

GRAND HAVEN, Mich. (WOOD) — The body of missing Grand Haven man was found in the Grand River in Grand Haven Sunday.

Dylan Tarr’s body was discovered in the river east of the US-31 drawbridge around 10:45 a.m., the Grand Haven Department of Public Safety said.

Grand Haven Grand River body found
The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office patrols the area of the Grand River in Grand Haven where Dylan Tarr’s body was found on July 14, 2019.

Police say Tarr, 25, had last been seen walking in the 500 block of Washington Avenue near Fifth Street at 1 a.m. Friday. Grand Haven DPS launched a ground and air search for him Saturday afternoon.

The body was spotted by the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office marine unit, which was helping in the search.

Authorities are still investigating Tarr’s death. An autopsy has been scheduled.

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