June 21, 2024

Cyndi Lauper’s rapper son allegedly caught with gun and drugs near NYC shooting

The troubled son of music icon Cyndi Lauper was allegedly caught with a gun and drugs in the aftermath of a shooting in Harlem Wednesday night, law enforcement sources said.  Cops were canvassing around 135 W. 112th St after a 24-year-old man was shot in the leg outside an apartment building around 7:15 p.m. About […]

Maine Shooting Suspect Found Dead of Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound

Robert Card, the shooting suspect in Wednesday’s attacks that left 18 dead in Lewiston, Maine, was found dead of a reported self-inflicted gunshot Friday night. Update: During a Friday night press conference, officials in Maine revealed the body of Robert Card was discovered in a recycling yard in Lisbon, Maine. His body was still in the

Maine shooter thought local businesses attacked in shooting were spreading ‘pedophile’ rumors about him: Docs

Maine law enforcement officers investigating last week’s mass shooting in Lewiston have shared evidence that suggests the U.S. Army reservist Robert Card, who killed 18 people at a bowling alley and a bar, may have intentionally targeted individuals at those locations. On Tuesday, Maine State Police and the Maine Department of Public Safety released a […]

Denver party shooting leaves 3 people dead, 3 others wounded, police say

A shooting at a party in a Denver industrial storefront overnight Friday left three people dead and three others wounded, police said.  The first victim was found dead at the scene with apparent gunshot wounds, and five others went to hospitals with two being pronounced dead there. The other three are expected to survive.  Police […]

Suspect in Des Moines school shooting acquitted of homicide charges

Jurors on Friday cleared an Iowa man charged with murder in the shooting deaths of two students at a Des Moines alternative school, a month after another man was convicted for his role in the killings. Bravon Tukes, 20, was acquitted of two counts of first-degree murder and single counts of attempted murder, criminal gang […]

Man Arrested, Charged with Murder in 1996 Shooting Death of Rapper Tupac Shakur

Raymond Boyd/Getty Images A Las Vegas man was indicted and arrested on murder charges in connection with the 1996 shooting death of rapper Tupac Shakur. Duane “Keefe D” Davis was arrested on Friday and charged with murder and use of a deadly weapon, according to Rolling Stone. Chief Deputy District Attorney Marc DiGiacomo claimed Davis

North Carolina trooper saved by bulletproof vest cleared in fatal shooting of armed motorist

A veteran North Carolina state trooper was justified in fatally shooting an armed suspect during a traffic stop in which the gunman opened fire on him, with only his ballistic vest saving his life, prosecutors said Tuesday.  State Highway Patrol Trooper Jeffrey L. Dunlap was shot in the chest just after 7:30 p.m. on July […]

Delaware man sentenced to life for role in street feud that led to woman’s death, shooting of 6-year-old

A man from Delaware has received a life sentence for his involvement in a violent street feud connected to a drug kingpin, which resulted in the abduction and murder of a woman and the shooting of a 6-year-old boy. He was convicted in federal court on charges of kidnapping resulting in death, conspiracy to commit […]

Eight injured in possible road rage shooting in Colorado

Eight people were injured and a car and an ambulance went up in flames due to a possible road-rage shooting in Colorado, authorities said The incident spiraled out of control when the suspect or suspects fired at another vehicle on the highway in Wellington Thursday evening, causing the victim’s car to crash and catch on […]

NJ man’s convictions, 55-year sentence in teen’s shooting death, discarded by appeals court

An appeals court in New Jersey has tossed out the convictions of a man sentenced to 55 years in prison after being tried as a teenager in the 2016 death of a girl who was shot in a minivan as she and other juveniles were riding around Trenton. The court found a number of problems […]

Mass shooting at Maryland home leaves 3 dead, several injured: police

A mass shooting at a private residence in an otherwise quiet neighborhood in Annapolis, Maryland, on Sunday left at least three people dead and three others injured. Annapolis police Chief Ed Jackson said the shooting took place in the 1000 block of Paddington Place in the state’s capital city amid an exchange of gunfire, adding […]

Chicago shooting kills 1, wounds 6 at gathering to honor man killed in car accident 4 years ago

A 25-year-old woman in Chicago was killed in a shooting that left six others wounded, after an argument broke out early Sunday at a gathering to honor the life of a man killed in a car crash four years ago, according to police and local reports. The deadly shooting happened around 1 a.m. in the […]

Florida Memorial Day shooting at beach boardwalk injures 9, including minors, police say

At least nine people, including children, were injured Memorial Day after shots rang out near the beach boardwalk in Hollywood, Florida.  Hollywood police responded to a call just before 6:45 p.m. local time reporting multiple people shot near Johnson Street. Officers rendered aid at the scene before the victims were transported to Memorial Regional Hospital […]

Four Killed in Rare Shooting and Stabbing Rampage in Japan

Police in the city of Nakano, Japan, announced on Friday that they had apprehended a suspect after a bizarre shooting and stabbing rampage that killed four people, including two police officers. The suspect is reportedly the son of Aoki Masamichi, speaker of the Nakano city assembly. Nakano police said they received a call on Thursday

Nashville Flower Shop Refuses to Serve Republican Event After Christian School Shooting

A flower shop in Nashville refused to serve a Republican event and has urged other businesses to follow suit, citing the recent shooting at a Christian school. Alex Vaughn and Quinn Kiesow, owners of FLWR Shop, said that they “immediately declined” to provide decorations to the Republican National Committee (RNC) fundraiser and encouraged “others in the Nashville

Virginia Graduation Shooting Victims Named as Dad and 18-Year-Old Son

A young father and his teenage son were named Wednesday as the two people killed when a gunman opened fire at a high school graduation ceremony in Virginia.Shawn Jackson, 18, and his dad Renzo Smith, 36, died during the attack that left at least five others injured Tuesday on Virginia Commonwealth University’s Monroe Park campus

My Mom Was Murdered in the Sandy Hook School Shooting. Now I Have to Crowdfund for My Healthcare.

A decade after my mother, Dawn Lafferty Hochsprung, was killed trying to protect elementary school students in the Sandy Hook School mass shooting, I am in the middle of yet another crisis brought on by poor policy: crowdfunding to pay for my cancer treatment.In late March, I was diagnosed with Stage II lymphoma, a primary

Suspect Surrenders After Shooting 6-Year-Old Girl Over Wayward Basketball: Cops

A 24-year-old man surrendered to authorities on Thursday after a nearly two-day manhunt following a shooting in a North Carolina neighborhood that left a little girl and her parents wounded, county officials said.Robert Louis Singletary was taken into custody in Tampa, Florida, just before 5 p.m., according to a statement from the Gaston County Police

Three teens arrested in shooting that killed 2 teens outside Georgia birthday party

Three teenagers in Georgia have been arrested in connection with a shooting that killed two teens outside a birthday party earlier this month, authorities said Wednesday. Lamar Coleman, 18, and two 17-year-old twin brothers were taken into custody Tuesday, Douglas County Sheriff Aaron Hanson said during a press conference. The sheriff’s office released a video […]

Nashville flower shop refuses service to Republican event, blames GOP for Christian school shooting

A flower shop near Nashville refused to provide decorations for a GOP event featuring former President Donald Trump, and urged other businesses to deny future services to the Republican Party in a call for stricter gun laws. Owners of the FLWR Shop in Belle Meade, Tennessee, said they “immediately declined” service for the upcoming Republican […]

Nashville school shooting: Officers who took out suspected Covenant shooter identified

The two police officers who fatally shot the suspect of the Covenant School shooting in Nashville on Monday have been identified. Metropolitan Nashville Police Chief John Drake said Officer Rex Englebert and Officer Michael Collazo fired at the 28-year-old Audrey Elizabeth Hale “and fatally wounded her,” bringing an end to a shooting that left six […]

Louisville bank shooting 911 audio reveals desperate calls, mother’s warning

Louisville authorities have released 911 calls and radio traffic that reveal the panic Monday as police raced to stop an active shooter at an Old National Bank location downtown in the Kentucky city. The gunman, 25-year-old bank employee Connor Sturgeon, killed four and wounded nine before police shot him dead. One of the wounded victims […]

Texas Governor Plans to Pardon Army Sgt. Convicted in Austin BLM Protest Shooting

Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced on Saturday that he plans to pardon Army Sergeant Daniel Perry who was convicted on Friday for shooting a man who allegedly pointed an AK-47 at him. The announcement followed a statement by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton who sharply criticized Travis County District Attorney José Garza who he described as

2 Indiana officers cleared in connection to fatal shooting during traffic stop

A prosecutor has cleared two Indiana law enforcement officers of any criminal wrongdoing in connection with a fatal shooting during a traffic stop in February. Lawrence County Prosecutor Samuel C. Arp II said he has reviewed the incident and decided City of Mitchell Police Officer Christian Anderson and Lawrence County Sheriff’s Deputy Joshua Rhoades’ actions […]

2 arrested in Isle of Palms shooting police say began with high school ‘skip day’

Police made two arrests in relation to a shooting in South Carolina that police said erupted during a high school “senior skip day” event. Six people were shot during the Friday incident, with most of the victims in their mid-teens. None of the injuries are life-threatening, however, according to WCBD.  “Most victims are 16 to […]

DOJ agrees to $144M settlement in Sutherland Springs shooting civil cases alleging background check negligence

The Justice Department announced Wednesday it has reached a $144 million agreement in principle to settle civil cases stemming from a 2017 mass shooting at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, Texas, which left 26 dead.  Officials said the settlements will resolve claims from more than 75 plaintiffs, who alleged “the Air Force was […]

Family Dollar Employee Charged After Shooting Shoplifter at Least 10 Times

Phoenix, Arizona, Family Dollar employee Kevin Salas Madrid is under arrest after allegedly shooting a shoplifter at least ten times. The shooting occurred Wednesday just before 8 p.m. FOX 10 Phoenix reported that 24-year-old Madrid confronted the shoplifter and that the shoplifter allegedly punched Madrid in the face. Madrid responded by shooting the shoplifter and then

Press Secretary for AZ Gov. Katie Hobbs Posts About Pointing Guns at ‘Transphobes’ After Nashville Shooting

On the same day that a 28-year-old transgender shooter attacked a Nashville Christian school, Arizona Gov. Katie Hobbs’ (D) Press Sec., Joselyn Berry, sent a tweet that focused on pointing guns at “transphobes.” The tweet contained a GIF from the movie Gloria (1980), showing a woman holding two guns, one in each hand. Berry added

Trans Movement, Media Provide Deranged Responses to Shooting at Christian School

AP Photo/Jonathan Mattise Media outlets and members of the transgender movement had disturbing responses to the shooting up of a Christian elementary school in Nashville by a transgender person. The “Trans Resistance Network” provided a statement on the horrific shooting in which they remarked, “hate has consequences.”    “Hate has consequences.” Radical #trans activist group, the

Fox Reporter Reunites With Son During Live Broadcast at Scene of School Shooting

A Denver-based journalist for Fox News had an emotional reunion with her son while reporting live from his high school in the aftermath of a shooting there on Wednesday. Alicia Acuna, a senior correspondent, halted her coverage outside East High School mid-sentence when she saw her son.“Excuse me—my son just came up and I have