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Teenager's body discovered in wooded area in Armada

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Police are currently looking for a Long Grey Box Van that was seen in the area of the crime scene. This is described as a Painters Type Van that has dents all over the van. Police are currently looking for a Long Grey Box Van that was seen in the area of the crime scene. This is described as a Painters Type Van that has dents all over the van.
April Millsap's death has been ruled a homicide. April Millsap's death has been ruled a homicide.
14-year-old April Millsap of Armada, Michigan 14-year-old April Millsap of Armada, Michigan
ARMADA, Mich. (WJBK) - Police in Armad Township tell Fox 2's Roop Raj that the body of a 14-year-old female teen has been found in a wooded area near a recreational trail in the Macomb County village of Armada.

UPDATE: Police have identified the victim as April Millsap.  Her death has been ruled a homicide.  CLICK HERE FOR UPDATE>>
 
Michigan State police say the discovery was reported Thursday evening. State police say in a statement it's being investigated as a possible homicide.
 
On Friday morning, police said they're looking for a grey van that had dents and was occupied by two males. Police say the role of the van in the case hasn't been determined.
 
An autopsy is planned. A news conference took place Friday afternoon at 2:30 p.m.  Play a replay of the news conference at the top of this story.
 
The body was found near the Macomb Orchard Trail. It runs in Macomb County in the area of the village, which is about 35 miles northeast of Detroit.

Police say a couple rollerblading, discovered the body close to a residential area near Fulton and Depot roads.

PRESS RELEASE FROM THE ARMADA POLICE DEPARTMENT

Village of Armada. The Armanda Police Department and the Michigan State Police are investigating a possible homicide that occurred in the Village of Armada in the area of Fulton Road and Depot Road.

Police are currently looking for a Long Grey Box Van that was seen in the area of the crime scene. This is described as a Painters Type Van that has dents all over the van. The van was occupied by two white males. It has not been the determined the role of the van in this investigation. If you were in the area in a similar type van or know someone who has that type of van, police are asking that citizens contact (877) 616-4677 or www.michigan.gov/michtip. 

The next scheduled press conference regarding this this investigation will be at 2:00 PM in the parking lot of the Armada Police Department.






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