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"Joining us. It's Wednesday June fifth twenty nineteen I'm Jim Matthews for WWE, NewsRadio nine fifty on this Wednesday. It'll be more humid in the Detroit area. We'll have a couple of showers in a thunderstorm, but nicer tomorrow, less humid, high seventy seven the complete accurate forecast coming up. That's meteorologist Carl babinski right now. It's cloudy, sixty four degrees for Detroit, WBZ news time, four five. New details about a standoff in Ferndale that lasted some four hours, please telling us that the suspect resident of the apartment building near Woodward at nine mile is dead. The man barricaded himself inside one of the units, leading to a lockdown of the entire complex people in the neighborhood were also told to stay inside and stay away from the area. Investigators say that despite hours of negotiations. The man was found dead about one o'clock this morning. No one else was hurt a subpoena issued Monday for former Michigan governor Rick Snyder state issued electric device. In connection with the Flint, water crisis investigation Snyder tweeting last night that he doesn't understand the timing of the search w J's Charlie. Langton speaking live on NewsRadio nine fifty says he agrees and sees a fundamental flaw. The bottom line. Here's you have your Torney general controlling a criminal investigation into matters regarding Flint and then on the civil side, you have the attorney general's office. The same office, sending people who have sued the government in Flint conflict. Charlie says he believes the devices may have just been sitting around for an undetermined length of time now to the latest about that murder suicide this week in Brighton. Police identifying the mother as Melissa party her body found Monday following the welfare Chuck of her apartment. Investigators say the thirty eight year old fatally shot herself with a handgun. She was said to be depressed over possibly losing our child. The five year old daughter is believed to have been strangled to death as toxic college here results. Are pending their preliminary autopsy examination suggests the child at been sedated with pills that were mixed into a drink. We're learning more about a Detroit police chase Monday that ended in a shootout NewsRadio nine fifty. Zac Clark has more. The Wayne County medical examiner says it was forty one year old Kevin public. The passenger in yesterday's chase who was fatally shot by Detroit. Police at the end of a chafe that ended on the city's southwest side the pursuit began when one of the two people in the vehicle was identified as a suspect. In a Friday, shooting Detroit police chief James Craig says two guns recovered from the vehicle. The driver was also shot by police, but survived the driver of the vehicle has yet to be identified. The investigation remains active Zac. Clark, WWE, NewsRadio nine fifty residents in east point. We'll be using a new method to vote for the city council come this November city council members unanimously voting to enter into consent agree with the department of Justice in implement what's called ranked choice voting. The move. Comes after the DOJ filed the lawsuit against the city, claiming it violated the Voting Rights Act by denying black residents of chance to elect their preferred candidates, Monique Owens is the only African American on the east point city council. I think it is attested, but addition to this the education addresses it overall because I think, predominantly in the lawsuit was that they said, African Americans were not coming out the vote in, they have proof of that. And so I said that it's not that we don't come up sometime. We're not educated about the voting process. The new voting system would still need court approval. WBZ news time, four zero eight. Time for traffic and weather together, every ten minutes on the eighths from the idol Dom group traffic center brought to you this hour by idol Dom, BMW, Rochester hills, Jeffey Fran. What he see? Oh, Jim in downtown Detroit. We have reports that police are working an accident at congress and brush and investigation as well. So the yellow tape is off. And this scene is near Saint Andrews. Motorists are asked to avoid the area 'em ten the lodge in Detroit between eight mile and Jefferson avenue moving work crew on the right shoulder. M ten the lodge southbound from I ninety four to forest avenue in Detroit construction closing the right lane and the exit to forest schedule nightly from APM to six AM. I six ninety six eastbound from cousins demand, overnight maintenance has the left lane closed until six this morning. Also work crews on both shows. In that zone in Monroe county, I seventy five north and southbound between Erie road and the Ohio border construction blocking one lane each way until late June our traffic tipster line. Two four eight four two three six w w j watching the AAA jam cams in the automotive group twenty four hour traffic center. I'm Jesse Fran. WW J, NewsRadio nine fifty already. Thank you, Jeff looking like showers and thunderstorms around for us. We get the weather forecast from Carl babinski early on this Wednesday morning.."