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ClickOnDetroit NIGHTSIDE report -- Monday, July 22, 2019

View of Detroit from the Windsor sky camera on July 22, 2019 at 8:27 p.m. (WDIV)
View of Detroit from the Windsor sky camera on July 22, 2019 at 8:27 p.m. (WDIV)

Detroit police ID suspect in fatal assault after car crash

Police have identified a suspect wanted in connection with a fatal assault that took place in Detroit.

Lawrence James Davis, 23, is accused of beating a man to death at 1:51 a.m. Monday in the 13500 block of Livernois Avenue. Witnesses told police the victim, a 24-year-old man, got into a car crash with the suspect.

Detroit police ID suspect in fatal assault after car crash

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4 fast facts

  • We saw temperatures similar to Monday's numbers over the weekend, but they came with brutal humidity and soaking storms. Read more .

  • Beach goers were in for a huge surprise when a message in a bottle floated past them, according to WJHG. Learn more .

  • If you lost power this past weekend as storms and dangerous heat moved through Michigan, you may be eligible for a credit. Read more .

  • The parents of a 1-year-old girl who slipped on a cruise ship and fell to her death this month demanded answers as they spoke to the "Today" show in an exclusive interview. Learn more .

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DTE Energy power outage

DTE Energy held a news conference Monday morning to update customers after 600,000 people lost power this weekend due to severe weather. DTE Energy officials said 200,000 customers are still without power as of 4 p.m. Monday.

Heather Rivard, senior vice president of electric distribution for DTE Energy, said some customers are on their fourth day without power after initially losing it Friday.

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Water main break

At first glance the road may look like a lake.

Sherry McMunn said there is water everywhere. “At 7 a.m. this morning, it was covered, half the street was covered,” said McMunn. 

But that is not the only problem: The street is also crumbling. McMunn said that turned the situation into a wet mess.

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Homeland Security Investigations

What's it like to be a federal agent, investigating drug crimes, terrorism and human trafficking? Homeland Security Investigations in Detroit gave 13 members of the community a chance to experience what agents do.

Local 4's Koco McAboy got a look inside the first Homeland Security Citizens' Academy.

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Safe stolen

On Monday morning officers were dispatched to the Andiamo Italian restaurant at 6676 Telegraph Road in Bloomfield Hills over a report of a burglary alarm.

When officers arrived around 3:15 a.m. they discovered a door to the building had been broken into and the door to the manager's officer was partly open.

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