Missing Flint-area man found dead in Grand Rapids

Robert Farthing, 78

The search for a missing Flint-area man has come to a tragic end. Robert Farthing, 78, has been found dead in Grand Rapids.

Farthing was found Friday in his car.

Police say there are no obvious signs of trauma at the scene.

The cause of death has not been determined yet. Farthing was last scene at a Grand Rapids hospital on January 15th. Witnesses say the Flint-area man appeared to be confused and was looking for help with directions.