Police: 2 Abandoned Canoe After Huron River Trip

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

ANN ARBOR (AP) -- Ann Arbor police say two people who were the subject of a search after they didn't return from a trip on the Huron River actually abandoned their rented canoe when they got tired of boating.

Police tell AnnArbor.com that a 43-year-old Whitmore Lake man and a female companion rented a canoe Saturday afternoon at one canoe livery and they were expected Saturday evening at another livery to get a bus ride back.

A canoe livery employee called police when they didn't show up.

Police searched for them Saturday and Sunday, and the canoe was found with both life jackets and paddles inside.

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