ClickOnDetroit NIGHTSIDE report -- Monday, Oct. 7, 2019

View of Detroit from the Windsor sky camera on Oct. 7, 2019 at 8:45 p.m. (WDIV)

3 wanted in connection with Detroit carjacking

Police are searching for three people wanted in connection with a carjacking that happened on the city's west side.

At 2:55 a.m. Sept. 28, in the 13500 block of Plymouth Road in Detroit, the first carjacker entered the parking lot of a local gas station driving a silver Ford Taurus, police say. On surveillance video, all three carjackers can be seen waiting inside the vehicle for the victims to exit the gas station.

3 wanted in connection with Detroit carjacking

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4 fast facts

  • If the I-75 porn billboard situation wasn't embarrassing, or funny, enough for us to handle as a state, then Saturday Night Live has helped us take it to a national level. Read more .

  • Police around Metro Detroit are warning residents as they track a sealcoating scam that could cost victims thousands of dollars. Learn more .

  • Ten days after Brown testified in the murder trial of former Dallas officer Amber Guyger he was shot and killed. Read more .

  • Kroger is becoming the latest major retailer to stop selling e-cigarettes amid public concern over vaping-related illnesses and deaths. Learn more .

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Firefighters surgery

The Detroit Fire Department and its many supporters are rallying Monday night around an injured firefighter.

Mark Taylor suffered burns over half his body while fighting a fire at an abandoned home last week. Taylor is known as a man who helps others, and now that help is coming back around for him.


UAW-GM strike

The United Auto Workers strike against General Motors is beginning to have real effects as it enters its fourth week. 

According to reports, the new Corvette Stringray will be delayed going into the market. More importantly, your car could be delayed coming home the next time it is at a mechanic shop. 


King Solomon Church

With names like Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X speaking there you know the place has a rich history.

That's the case for one local church and the reason why the congregation says they can't just let it go. Good news is in store for Detroit's Historic King Solomon Church. The old church is in serious need of repairs.


Double shooting

There is brand-new information about a double shooting involving a security guard at a Detroit grocery store. That security guard is in police custody, awaiting charges. 

"She's going to be fine. I guess they're doing surgery and all," said D.J. Forbes, a cousin of one of the victims.   


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