ClickOnDetroit NIGHTSIDE report -- Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019

View of Detroit from the Windsor sky camera on Sept. 11, 2019 at 8:33 p.m. (WDIV)

Bodybuilder pleads no contest to brutally attacking girlfriend

A Macomb County bodybuilder accused of stabbing his girlfriend with different knives, burning her with hot wax and throwing furniture and cans of protein powder at her has pleaded no contest to attempted murder, torture and steroids charges, officials said.

Paul Bashi, 35, was caught on video brutally attacking his girlfriend July 29, 2018, inside a Washington Township home. More than 30 minutes of footage allegedly shows Bashi punching, kicking, stabbing and burning the 22-year-old woman.

Macomb County bodybuilder pleads no contest to brutally attacking girlfriend

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  • Police have identified the two workers killed by granite slabs that shifted on top of them inside a warehouse in Sterling Heights. Read more .

  • A Navy veteran spent Wednesday saluting in Taylor to pay tribute to 9/11 victims. Learn more .

  • A 17-year-old girl left the scene after hitting a man on a bicycle with a vehicle in Monroe, officials said. Read more .

  • President Donald Trump said Wednesday his administration will propose banning thousands of flavors used in e-cigarettes to combat a recent surge in underage vaping. Learn more .

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Mother murdered

Police said a Ypsilanti woman was stabbed to death in Detroit because she owed money to a drug dealer.

Tiffany Nichole Wallen, 28, was found around 4:50 p.m. Saturday at the corner of Michigan Avenue and Military Street, just northeast of the Michigan-Martin neighborhood, according to authorities.


Fallen veterans

Fourteen fallen veterans with no known family members were honored during a ceremony Wednesday at the Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly.

The Daughters of the American Revolution hosted the event that gave the fallen heroes full military honors, which includes a 21-gun salute, taps and the folding of an American flag, which the president of the United States gives to family or friends of the service member.


Soccer trip money missing

Metro Detroit parents who shelled out thousands of dollars for their children to go on a soccer trip to Sweden are demanding refunds after the trip was canceled.

Coach James Tyres, who works with Coerver Coaching in Brighton, was planning the trip to the Gothia Cup.


Man killed by vehicle

Detroit police are seeking a driver who ran over a man at a Coney Island, killing him early Wednesday.

Police said Horland "Darnell" Patterson, 58, exchanged words about a woman inside 8 Mile Grill, on 8 Mile Road near Livernois Avenue, around 4 a.m.


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