Police in Baltimore shot a 13-year-old boy who was carrying a fake gun late Wednesday afternoon. The boy sustained non-life-threatening injuries. http://www.theatlantic.com/national/archive/2016/04/baltimore-police-shooting-toy-gun/480267/no comments.
Two days after he tweeted “I need to move out of my place before I viciously murder my roommates,” Zachary Penton called 911 and confessed to killing his roommate. http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2016/08/22/man-tweeted-he-d-viciously-murder-his-roommate-cops-say-he-did.htmlone comment.
His victim, a 59-year-old Army veteran named Stanley Carter, was waiting at a bus stop on his way to work with a group of people when Benson shot him during a botched robbery, according to CBS affiliate WWJ. http://www.nola.com/crime/index.ssf/2016/04/murderer_released_from_prison.html5 comments.
Goofing around at his home over the weekend in Philadelphia, Maurice Phillips committed an act of unimaginable carelessness with a gun, police officials said, accidentally killing his 4-year-old daughter with a shot to the head. http://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/20/us/father-tried-to-blame-5-year-old-with-killing-of-4-year-old-police-say.htmlno comments.