Police said Vincent Bright kept his father’s body in a freezer while “awaiting God’s resurrection.”
A man accused of stealing his 93-year-old father’s body from a Detroit cemetery before it was buried has resisted a request for a mental-health exam, telling the judge “I knew what I was doing.”
The Wayne County prosecutor’s office says 48-year-old Vincent Bright of Detroit is charged with one count of disinterment of a body
The body of an elderly man stolen from a Detroit cemetery has been found in the basement of his son’s home on the city’s east side.
An $80,000 settlement has been reached with a West Michigan funeral home following a claim that a woman’s casket was dropped, sending her body tumbling onto the ground.
More than 100 people, many of them weeping or saluting, watched as a color guard delivered a flag-draped casket containing the remains of a Michigan soldier killed in Afghanistan to his hometown of Saginaw.