The NIGHTSIDE report -- Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018

View of Detroit from the Windsor sky camera Nov. 29, 2018 at 5:17 p.m.

Danielle Stislicki's family copes with loss

We are approaching the two year anniversary of Danielle Stislicki's disappearance. Her parents do not believe their daughter is alive, but her sisters still hold out hope. They still pay for her cellphone and buy a seat for her at the movies when they go.

2 years later, Danielle Stislicki's family copes with loss while still seeking closure

4 fast facts

  • Detroit Public Schools Community District is addressing the firing of a boys basketball coach. Read more .

  • Highland Park police are investigating a homicide at a Dollar General store. Read more .

  • A police chase on Detroit's west side ended in a deadly multicar collision. Read more .

  • A safety study revealed that an overwhelming number of headlights are considered dangerous. Read more .

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Ex-Monroe County judge sentenced

Jarod Calkins, a former Monroe County judge who pleaded guilty earlier this year to felony charges connected to a prostitution case, was sentenced to one to five years in prison. During sentencing, victim impact statements were read. The details of the abusive encounters were graphic and disturbing.

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Justice on hold

A mother who lost both of her sons in April of 2017 has been waiting for justice ever since. Leda Watts' sons, Alex Stewart and Louis Phillips, were shot and killed back in April of 2017. Since then, the men charged in their deaths have been avoiding trial. 

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Novi Petland

A pet store chain is under fire again after allegations that a sick puppy sold to a Northville man landed him in the hospital.

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Postal scam

A U.S. Postal Service employee is reminding us you don't have to have a heroic job to help your neighbors.

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Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018 -- Friday, Nov. 30, 2018


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