Person of Interest Sought in Pickford Homicide Investigation

UPDATE: Michigan State Police say Jarrett Woodgate has been found deceased near his residence in Sault Ste. Marie. Woodgate was the person of interest wanted for questioning in the homicide of 42-year-old Melissa Beaudry. Beaudry was from the Sault Ste. Marie area. The investigation is on-going. Troopers advise there is no threat to the public.

Michigan State Police is looking for a person of interest wanted for questioning in an on-going homicide investigation in Pickford.

Troopers are asking anyone who has information as to the whereabouts of Jarett Woodgate to contact the Sault Ste. Marie Post 906-632-2217 or call 911.

Woodgate is a 49-year-old male from the Sault Ste. Marie area. He is described as a white male with short brown hair and brown eyes. Troopers say he is 5-foot-10 and weighs approximately 245 pounds.

MSP is investigating an alleged homicide in Pickford involving a 42-year-old female victim.

The homicide was reported Sunday evening. Troopers from the Sault Ste. Marie Post say the incident took place at 4284 Clauss Row.

Anyone with information about the investigation is asked to contact the Sault Ste. Marie Post at 906-632-2217.