ClickOnDetroit NIGHTSIDE report -- Monday, Sept. 23, 2019

Detroit from Canada on Sept. 23, 2019. (WDIV)

Body of missing 51-year-old woman found in Detroit River near home

The body of a missing 51-year-old woman has been found in the Detroit River near her Grosse Ile home, police said.

Grosse Ile police officers on Monday discovered the body of Christine Chiles.

Body of missing 51-year-old woman found in Detroit River near Grosse Ile home

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  • Detroit police are looking for a man accused of stabbing a woman to death. Read more .

  • The Southfield city clerk is facing felony charges in connection with the 2018 election. Learn more .

  • The UAW-GM strike has entered day eight. Learn more .

  • A Michigan Senate GOP leader has clarified his comment about turning roads to gravel. Read more .

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Boy dragged by truck

 A 9-year-old boy and his mother were hit by a truck Monday when the driver ran a red light as they crossed the street on Detroit's east side, police said.

The crash happened just after 7 a.m. Monday at Kelly Road and Morang Avenue, according to authorities.


Behind-the-scenes of TSA

The Local 4 Defenders joined TSA for a look at the restricted areas of Detroit Metro Airport and learn more about what's going on behind the scenes.

TSA's job is to make sure passengers at DTW remain safe. You might have experienced the security checkpoints, but what you haven't seen is what happens behind those restricted areas.

The Defenders got a rare chance to look at how it all works.


Thanksgiving parade

The Detroit Youth Choir and former Detroit Mayor Dennis Archer will serve as this year's America's Thanksgiving Day Parade Grand Marshals.

The choir made it to the final round of "America's Got Talent" this season. Archer served as mayor from 1994 to 2001 and on the Michigan Supreme Court from 1986-1990.


Dearborn murder

 A man has been charged with murder after a Taylor mother was found dead in a Dearborn field.

Sherry Ann Kietrys, 34, of Taylor, was found dead around 7:45 a.m. Friday in a field near Paul Street and the Southfield Freeway in Dearborn, police said.


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