Sheriff: Charges pending against man who failed to report girlfriend’s death
FENTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. --Charges are pending against a Fenton Township man for failing to report the discovery of a dead body.
Genesee County Sheriff Robert Pickell says a woman's body was discovered last Sunday at the Lake Ponemah Mobile Home Park in Fenton Township.
It appears she overdosed on heroin and according to the sheriff, her body had been there for more than a week.
Authorities believe her 46-year-old boyfriend knew about the death, but did nothing to alert police.
He may face additional charges after a toxicology report is released.
Her name is being withheld pending the notification of her relatives.