The lamprey is an eel-like predator with a suction-cup mouth that fastens itself to fish and feeds on their bodily fluids.
It’s one of the most anticipated events of the summer in downtown Detroit.
Police were working Monday to ID the body of man who was pulled from the Detroit River over the weekend.
“These improvements will benefit research and outdoor recreation for decades to come…”
An 18th century British cannon that was found in the Detroit River in 2011 is going on display this weekend following a three-year restoration.
The Detroit River Regatta Association said that weakness in sponsorship support and dwindling spectator interest led to the difficult decision, “pointing the event in a new direction.”
Once out of the river, the man began to run from police — but was apprehended. The man was taken to an area hospital for psychological and medical treatment.
A number of free events are planned Saturday, including a beer garden, lawn games and live entertainment.
A jury has convicted a man of killing his ex-girlfriend and her fiancé, chopping up their bodies and dumping the remains into the Detroit River.
Police in suburban Detroit say investigators are looking for clues to the identity of a man whose body was found in the Detroit River.