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Man, 19, arraigned in Detroit mob beating

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Latrez Cummings, 19 Latrez Cummings, 19
DETROIT (WJBK) -- A 19-year-old was arraigned Friday in the mob beating of a suburban Detroit motorist who stopped his pickup truck after hitting a child on the city's east side.

Latrez Cummings is the fifth person charged in the attack on Steve Utash. He faces charges of assault with intent to murder and assault with intent to do great bodily harm. His bond was set at $500,000.

A 16-year-old is charged as a juvenile with assault and ethnic intimidation.

Seventeen-year-old Bruce Wimbush Jr., 30-year-old Wonzey Saffold, 24-year-old James Davis have been charged.

Members of the community gathered at a Detroit church Thursday night for a vigil for Utash.

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