Nightside Report June 6, 2021: Massive altercation captured on video in Greektown, Oakland County police issue scam alert, hot and humid Monday

Here are tonight’s top stories

Frames from the viral video of the massive brawl in Greektown on June 6, 2021. (IG: HoodTalesTV) (WDIV)

Video of large brawl in Greektown goes viral, Detroit police investigating

DETROIT – According to authorities, officers were attempting to break up an ongoing physical altercation that was escalating between separate large groups of citizens, who reportedly turned on the officers.

Detroit police said they are reviewing the social media posts, footage from police body cameras and surveillance cameras from the early Sunday morning incident.

Click here to read more.

The latest: Michigan coronavirus cases up to 890,345; Death toll now at 19,365

Metro Detroit weather: Warm Sunday evening, more humid tonight

Tonight will be fair and warm. Monday and the rest of the week’s temperatures will be above average with more oppressive humidity steadily arriving. This means the air becomes unstable, too.

Hotter-than-average weather remains in the area on Monday.

Click here to read the full forecast.

4 Fast Facts

  • Prince Harry and Meghan may have stepped away from their royal duties — but family appeared to be top of mind in naming their second child, Lilibet “Lili” Diana Mountbatten-Windsor. Click here to read more.
  • The West Bloomfield Police Department issued a scam alert about people posing as Amazon employees and requesting payments or fees to keep accounts active. Click here to read more.
  • Remembering D-Day’s untold story: How weather impacted military operation. Click here to read more.
  • From the Vault: August 3, 1987 -- Dwayne X. Riley goes to Hell. Click here to read more.

Saturday, June 6, 2021 --


Questions about coronavirus? Ask Dr. McGeorge



About the Author:

Dane is a producer and media enthusiast. He previously worked freelance video production and writing jobs in Michigan, Georgia and Massachusetts. Dane graduated from the Specs Howard School of Media Arts.