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.
The 41-year-old is accused of killing his former girlfriend and her fiancé, chopping up their bodies and dumping the remains in the Detroit River.
Pet coke is burned as fuel in cement kilns and power plants.
Dixon says that two dozen firefighters will pull a thousand foot six-inch wide cable out of the Detroit River.
Even a threat of rain didn’t spoil the mood of thousands of people who enjoyed the fireworks spectacular over the Detroit River.
Earlier this month, the U.S. Coast Guard granted a permit to construct the publicly owned bridge between Detroit and Windsor.