Police Find Woman’s Body Inside Van in Boardman River

We’re following breaking news in Grand Traverse County where police found the body of a woman inside a vehicle in the water near a boat launch in the Boardman River.

Details are very limited, but Traverse City Police Chief Jeff O’Brien says a woman’s body was found in the backseat of a van submerged in the Boardman River.

The woman has been identified as Morgan Elmer.  The van was discovered by fishermen Tuesday.

Traverse City police are treating the death as suspicious.

Anyone with information about Morgan’s activity over the last few days is asked to contact the Traverse City Police Department Detective Bureau.