ClickOnDetroit NIGHTSIDE report -- Tuesday, March 12, 2019

View of Detroit from the Windsor sky camera on March 12, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. (WDIV)
View of Detroit from the Windsor sky camera on March 12, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. (WDIV)

Dozens charged in alleged college scam

Actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are among dozens of wealthy parents, elite college coaches and college prep executives accused of carrying out a nationwide fraud to get students into prestigious colleges, according to a massive federal indictment.

Huffman, Loughlin among dozens charged in alleged college scam

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4 fast facts

  • Man charged with attempted murder after an alleged shootout with Roseville officer outside Home Depot. Read more .

  • An engaged Michigan couple was killed in a crash by a suspected drunken driver. Learn more .

  • Police are investigating the death of a 2-month-old girl in Pontiac. Read more .

  • Popular "Fortnite" video game is contributing to hundreds of divorces around the world. Learn more .

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Michigan roads

A new report released this week looks at the cost of Michigan's crumbling roads to drivers. TRIP, a national transportation research group, released its analysis of Michigan's infrastructure, explicitly stating the need for more funding.


Detroit police

In late January, a video surfaced showing an officer mocking a black woman. Detroit police began an internal investigation. About a month later, after several protests demanding Detroit police fire Officer Gary Steele, they did just that. Now, a second officer, Michael Garrison, has been dismissed. 


Metro Airport

Travelers at Detroit Metro Airport aren't all that concerned about what planes on which they may fly, despite two recent crashes. A Boeing 737 MAX 8 crashed Sunday in Ethiopia, killing all 157 people on board. The same type of plane crashed last year in Indonesia.


"Dumb" thieves

A trio of thieves was caught on crystal clear surveillance video stealing a charger from a Livonia store that sells high-definition cameras, police said. "I think they were kind of dumb, really, truly," store manager Emma Sakowski said.


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