NOVI (WWJ) – Police have determined that there was no foul play in the death of a man found outside of a Novi fast-food restaurant.
The discovery was made Friday evening behind the Burger King at Grand River Avenue and Haggerty Road.
Police were notified after an employee found a man’s body in a wooded area outside of the restaurant, which backs up to a creek near the Pheasant Run Plaza.
Circumstances surrounding the man’s death weren’t immediately clear. However, after investigating Police were able to determine that there was no foul play, and that the death was due to natural causes.
Investigators spent several hours searching the woods. Businesses in the area were told to maintain regular operations and that there was no threat to the public.
The man has not yet been identified.