ClickOnDetroit NIGHTSIDE REPORT -- Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020

View of Detroit from the Windsor sky camera on Sept. 4, 2020 at 8:24 p.m.
View of Detroit from the Windsor sky camera on Sept. 4, 2020 at 8:24 p.m. (WDIV)

West Bloomfield man charged in execution-style killings has long criminal history

DETROIT – The man accused of killing three people earlier this month, including a woman and a 6-year-old boy, was brought up on charges this week -- but more is coming to light about his criminal history dating back more than a decade.

Nicholas Bahri, 37, of West Bloomfield township, was arraigned Tuesday on 15 charges in the execution-style killings of a 6-year-old boy, the boy’s father and his father’s girlfriend. Among those charges are three counts of first-degree murder and three counts of felony firearm.

Michigan coronavirus cases up to 139,061; Death toll now at 6,941

Metro Detroit weather: Days start to get colder

Clouds kept a lid on temperatures Wednesday. Now our mornings start to get even colder as we head toward the weekend. Rain chances return, too as a pretty active pattern emerges.

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4 Fast Facts

  • The family of a man shot and killed at a Detroit gas station is demanding answers and action. Click here to read more.
  • After the Detroit Youth Choir earned second place on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent (AGT),” the group is on the verge of hitting a new level of fame. Click here to read more.
  • Detroit is about to become the third city to have a “Human Atlas,” which features 100 people who are making an impact in the city and telling their stories. Click here to read more.
  • A student at Pershing High School was killed in a crash while driving home from work Tuesday. Click here to read more.

Be Informed

Report ranks 25 best school districts in Michigan

The 2021 Best Schools list has been released -- and we’re taking a look at where Michigan districts fall on the list. Niche released their annual school rankings list this week, breaking down the best schools at every level and by every state.

‘Operation Clean Sweep’: Detroit police Chief James Craig says corrupt officers won’t avoid charges

The Detroit Police Department has been trying to clean up what chief James Craig admits was a dirty narcotics unit -- the department launched what’s called operation “clean sweep.” The operation led to the firing of one officer, the retirement of a sergeant and three other officers, suspensions of two officers with pay and the resignations of three officers.

Detroit city officials lay out plans for safe Halloween

With COVID-19 numbers on the rise and Halloween right around the corner, the Detroit Health Department is urging everyone to take caution the All Hallows' Eve. We’ve had to deal with a lot of changes this year and Halloween will be no different. Detroit mayor Mike Duggan is working to make sure there’s still a whole lot of fun in the city.

Abrupt census deadline may cost Michigan $300 million in federal funding, Congressional seats

The deadline to complete the 2020 Census has been shifting back and forth due to the coronavirus pandemic and numerous court rulings. The U.S. Census Bureau initially extended the deadline for American households to respond to the census due to uncertainties caused by the pandemic. The extended deadline was later moved up, causing concern that not every U.S. household would be counted in the once-a-decade tally.

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