ClickOnDetroit NIGHTSIDE report -- Wednesday, July 22, 2020

View of Detroit from the Windsor sky camera on July 22, 2020 at 8:20 p.m. (WDIV)

15-year-old in police custody after 10-year-old shot, killed at Warren apartment complex

DETROIT – Warren Police are investigating the death of 10-year-old who died after being shot in the chest.

Officials said a 15-year-old turned themselves in on Wednesday evening in connection to the shooting. No further details were released.

Michigan coronavirus (COVID-19) cases up to 75,248; Death toll now at 6,141

4 Fast Facts

  • The 2020 Michigan Primary Election is coming up, and absentee ballots have to be returned before polls close at 8 p.m. on August 4. Click here to read more.
  • Scientists don’t believe mosquitoes can spread coronavirus. Click here to read more.
  • A Detroit mother has filed a lawsuit against a Detroit police sergeant and the city. Click here to read more.
  • There seem to be enough coronavirus (COVID-19) tests available in Metro Detroit, but results are often taking so long to come back that the tests are rendered essentially useless. Click here to read more.

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Pfizer announces massive contract for COVID-19 vaccine

Pfizer’s experimental coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine hasn’t started phase three trials, but the drugmaker is already announcing a massive contract for the vaccine if it’s proven to be safe and effective.

Arts, Beats & Eats festival replaced by virtual entertainment

Metro Detroit’s annual Arts, Beats & Eats festival has been canceled this year due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, officials announced Wednesday.

The Royal Oak festival reoccurs every Labor Day weekend, featuring exactly what it’s named for -- art for sale, live music and food vendors.

Wallside Windows hosting outdoor job

As the economy gets back up and running again, there are plenty of jobs to fill -- but finding workers hasn’t been easy. Wallside Windows came up with an idea -- an in-person job fair, but at a safe distance.

Police identify ‘badly burned’ body

Police have identified burnt remains of a female found near a park on July 13 as belonging to Susie Zhao from Waterford Township. Zhao, 33, was reportedly a professional gambler.

Judge orders new safety rules for DPSCD summer school

As new cases of COVID-19 remain high, Detroit Public Schools Community District (DPSCD) are going to follow strict new guidelines from a federal judge to keep in-person summer school going. That includes testing all 630 students in a tight time frame.

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Tuesday, July 21, 2020 --

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