In the aftermath of mass shootings in the U.S, the political debate inevitably turns to the question of gun control. One side pushes for increased restrictions on access to guns with the hope of reducing the likelihood of armed violence. The other side, at the extreme, calls for a more heavily armed population in the […]2 comments.
A Deltona woman is in critical condition after her boyfriend shot her multiple times as she was on the phone with 911 seeking help. The boyfriend later fatally shot himself. http://www.news-journalonline.com/article/20160710/NEWS/160719974/101040?Title=VCSO-Man-guns-down-girlfriend-in-Deltona-street-then-kills-himself-in-nearby-woods&tc=ar59 comments.
In an appearance on Fox News Monday evening, GOP nominee Donald Trump spoke about the issue of gun control and promised that as President he will not place limits on the type of guns or ammunition that can be legally sold to or by Americans http://www.infowars.com/video-trump-promises-not-to-limit-gun-ammo-sales/20 comments.
Talib was injured at a nightclub early Sunday morning in Dallas, where he has an offseason home. WFAA-TV first reported the news.http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/15978684/denver-broncos-cb-aqib-talib-suffers-gunshot-wound-legno comments.
Monday was Chicago’s worst day in more than a decade for homicides, with 9 people fatally shot. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3733655/Chicago-s-bloodiest-day-DECADE-Nine-people-including-young-boy-shot-played-twin-sister-crime-runs-roughshod-Windy-City.htmlno comments.
It happened at the corner of west Kootenai and south Hilton streets. A woman just dropped off her 9-year-old daughter Monday morning around 7:30 a.m. She was driving alone when a man jumped out in front of her car. She slammed on the brakes and it stalled. http://kboi2.com/news/local/boise-woman-scares-off-would-be-carjacker-with-her-pistolno comments.
Jenna Wall, 35, was a kindergarten teacher at Kemp Elementary School, had been separated from her husband for about a year and the two were divorcing, according to police. Jerrod Wall was working as an investigator in the Paulding County District Attorney’s Office when his mother called him, her arrest warrant says. http://www.ajc.com/news/news/crime-law/police-woman-put-grandsons-in-car-returned-to-kill/nrmpM/7 comments.
A police officer in Columbus, Ohio, fatally shot a 13-year-old boy he was trying to detain following reports of an armed robbery, officials said. Authorities identified the teenager as Tyree King. The Columbus Division of Police said in a statement that King “pulled a gun from his waistband” when officers attempted to take him and […]no comments.
Police said the man who killed three people on a shooting spree in downtown Fresno, California, on Tuesday while shouting “Allahu Akbar” wanted to kill as many people as possible after a warrant was released for his arrest in the murder of a motel security guard last week http://www.foxnews.com/us/2017/04/18/fresno-shooting-spree-3-people-killed-suspect-in-custody.htmlno comments.
This past Wednesday a young 12-year old girl in Bryan County, Oklahoma was able to protect her life when an intruder kicked in her back door and entered her house. Frantically, she called her mother who advised her to grab their household gun, hide in the closet, and call 911. http://www.newson6.com/story/19858704/12-year-old-girl-shoots-intruder-during-home-invasion2 comments.
The father reportedly was shot four times. Relatives said the bullet that struck the girl may have hit her father first. http://www.foxnews.com/us/2017/02/09/wasnt-his-intention-mom-speaks-out-after-9-year-old-girl-killed-in-home-invasion.htmlno comments.
The incident happened before 1:30 p.m. at a home on the 1900 block of Musket Lane, just off of Sandy Porter Road. Officers said a man, later identified as 32-year-old Phuc Hong Doan, broke into the home, then grabbed a knife when confronted by the homeowner. http://www.wbtv.com/story/34308867/police-homeowner-shoots-kills-intruder-in-southwest-charlotteno comments.
PHOENIX – A 17-year-old is recovering from a gunshot wound after reportedly committing two armed robberies. Court records show that a male teen robbed one store and tried to rob another when he was confronted by an armed clerk who shot him in the arm. http://www.abc15.com/news/crime/pd-armed-robber-shot-by-clerk-theyre-supposed-to-just-hand-over-the-moneyno comments.
Congressional Republicans are trying to change federal guns regulations to make buying a silencer, or suppressor, easier. But critics don’t agree with the argument that the proposed legislation is a safety measure to prevent hearing injuries. http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2017/01/15/hill-republicans-try-to-ease-purchase-gun-silencers-as-nra-backed-trump-arrives.htmlno comments.
UNIONTOWN, Pa. – A home invasion suspect was fatally shot early Friday morning in Uniontown when the 81-year-old homeowner pulled out a gun, according to investigators. Police said 46-year-old Franklin Schrout, of Smithfield, rode a bike to the house with tools to break in, then ransacked the home and assaulted the 81-year-old man. http://www.wpxi.com/news/81-year-old-fatally-shoots-home-invasion-suspect-says-gun-had-never-been-used-in-30-years/4641003325 comments.
A suspect arrested Sunday with an assault rifle at a Washington, DC pizzeria admitted he had come to investigate an online conspiracy theory, Washington’s Metropolitan Police Department said Sunday evening in a statement. http://www.cnn.com/2016/12/04/politics/gun-incident-fake-news/10 comments.
A 14-year-old boy was charged with the fatal shooting of his mother and little brother while they were “sound asleep”, according to authorities in New Stanton, Pennsylvania. Jacob Remaley allegedly admitted to shooting his mother, Dana Remaley, and his 8-year-old brother Caleb, telling police that he used his father’s gun and would have shot his […]10 comments.
And the shooting that ended her life on Saturday afternoon has so far been deemed a tragic accident by the police chief in Irondale, Ala., the Birmingham suburb where Kimberly “Kimi” Reylander was mortally wounded by her 3-year-old brother. The toddler got hold of a loaded gun in a bedroom and aimed it at Kimi, […]3 comments.
Stockton police released new surveillance video Friday in which multiple gunshots can be heard near an elementary school, which resulted in the death of an innocent man who was inside his home, investigators said. Advertisement Shots rang out about 7:50 p.m. Thursday in the 800 block of West Ponce De Leon Avenue near Kennedy Elementary […]one comment.
OAKLAND — Two reputed gang members have been charged in a gun battle Saturday morning outside a downtown Oakland club that left eight people, including themselves, wounded, according to authorities and court documents. http://www.eastbaytimes.com/2016/11/09/oakland-reputed-gang-members-charged-in-downtown-shootout-that-wounded-eight/12 comments.