Body found in drum on Detroit's west side identified as chef Doug Calhoun

Posted at 9:47 AM, Jul 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-19 17:13:22-04

The Wayne County Medical Examiner has positively identified the body found in a drum as chef and former Marine, Doug Calhoun.

A person of interest has been take into custody in the case.


His body was discovered on Detroit’s west side in early July, but was not positively identified until now. 

The cause of Calhoun's death is still pending.

Calhoun was last seen at 3:30 a.m. on June 1 after returning home to the 3500 block of W. Outer Drive.

His vehicle was later found in the area of Fenkell Avenue and Evergreen Road.