Last week's suspicious death in Emmet County is now being considered a murder investigation.
Sheriff Pete Wallin says Lyle Kopenkoskey was shot to death on October 2nd.
His body was found early the next morning in a ditch on Kieble Road. His truck was parked nearby.
Police are now saying his death was a homicide.
If you have any information about this care, you are asked to call the Emmet County Sheriff's Office at (231)439-8901.