ClickOnDetroit NIGHTSIDE REPORT -- Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020

View of Detroit from the Windsor sky cam on April 9, 2020 at 8:30 p.m.
View of Detroit from the Windsor sky cam on April 9, 2020 at 8:30 p.m. (WDIV)

Mother of Warren double murder victim desperate for answers

DETROIT – The mother of a victim involved in a double murder in Warren is desperate for answers about why her daughter was killed.

Warren and Detroit police departments, as well as the FBI, are teaming up to investigate the murders of a 28-year-old woman and a 6-year-old boy. Their deaths were linked to a body found in a burning car in Detroit.

Michigan coronavirus cases up to 130,842; Death toll now at 6,847

Metro Detroit weather: Calmer, cooler before unseasonable warmth returns

Lots of colorful leaves were swirling around Southeast Michigan on Wednesday. We’ll get calmer and cooler for a brief period before unseasonable warmth returns, while Hurricane Delta regroups in the Gulf on its way to the states.

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4 Fast Facts

  • At least two people were shot in Inkster early Wednesday morning in a neighborhood near Henry Ruff and Michigan Avenue. Click here to read more.
  • The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is making the traditional “count day” a much more complicated effort. Click here to read more.
  • In partnership with the Washtenaw County Office of Community and Economic Development, community organizations are offering county residents 10,000 masks for free during the coming weeks. Click here to read more.
  • A cash reward of up to $15,000 is being offered for information leading to the arrest in the hit-and-run death of Dominic Duhn. Crime Stoppers is offering the reward. Click here to read more.

Be Informed

ACLU launches website detailing what voters need to know before Election Day

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) said the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic shouldn’t stop you from voting. Engage Michigan is teaming up with the ACLU and many other organizations to create, a website that provides information for voters. The website is expected to have information on how to get to the polls on election day.

How long does COVID-19 survive on skin? New study shows the importance of hand washing

Recently, there has been a lot of focus on how COVID-19 is spread through the air via droplets and aerosols, but now a new study is reemphasizing the continued importance of hand washing.

Meijer recalls whole, cut cantaloupe sold in Michigan due to salmonella risk

Meijer stores have announced a recall of whole cantaloupe and select cut cantaloupe fruit trays and bowls due to a potential risk of salmonella. Officials announced Wednesday a voluntary recall of whole and cut cantaloupe sold at Meijer stores between Sept. 26 and Oct. 5 in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky and Wisconsin.

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