Tag: shooting

The Moment the Shooter Opened Fire in Virginia [VIDEO]

Dramatic video from the shooting in Alexandria, Virginia, captured some of the chaos that ensued when a 66-year-old man opened fire on the GOP congressional baseball team that include Steve Scalise who is in critical condition after having surgery on his leg where he was hit by the gunman. A staffer and a lobbyist were…

Rep. Steve Scalise Shot In Alexandria, VA

Alexandria police say multiple people were shot at GOP baseball practice in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria on Wednesday morning, with various reports alleging Majority Whip Steve Scalise was wounded in the violence. Local reports allege a rifle was used and shot off more than 50 rounds, hitting Scalise. Police are calling the incident…

British Lawmaker Jo Cox Killed After Shooting/Stabbing

UPDATE: Sad to report Jo Cox has died from her injuries. British lawmaker Jo Cox has been shot and stabbed in her constituency, according to officials and local media. West Yorkshire Police said officers were called to an incident shortly before 1 p.m. in Birstall, not far from the city of Leeds. A woman in…

‘I’m the Shooter’: Mateen Called TV Station During Attack

About 45 minutes after Omar Mateen began shooting up Pulse nightclub in Orlando early Sunday, a News 13 producer in the city received a phone call that he says was from the killer. Matthew Gentili said he answered one of the many phone calls coming in to ask about the shooting, but this one was…

Shooter’s Wife Tried To Talk Husband Out Of Attack

The wife of the Orlando terrorist knew about the attack, saying she tried to talk her husband out of committing the massacre. She was also with her husband when he bought the ammunition and holster for the attack. NBC NEWS: Wife of shooter, Noor Salman, says she took her husband to Pulse on a previous…

Club Goers Thought Omar Mateen Was Gay Used To Go Before Attack [VIDEO]

FBI officials told reporters they are investiga-ting whether Omar Mateen had previously visited Orlando’s gay nightclub Pulse—now the scene of the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history—and if he communicated with its patrons on a gay dating app before early Sunday morning, when he shot more than 100 people in the establishment. At least four…

Killer ‘Cool and Calm’ While Negotiating from Pulse Bathroom

The first officer on the scene of the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando was an extra-duty police officer who engaged in a gun battle with Omar Mateen and his AR-15 assault rifle, Orlando Police Chief John Mina said Monday morning. When more officers responded, Mateen eventually retreated to a bathroom, where he took about 30…

Omar Mateen ID’d as Orlando Mass Shooting Killer

Omar Mateen of Port Saint Luice, Florida has been identified as the gunman who killed 20 people at a Orlando nightclub, CBS News, the Washington Post, and NBC News report, citing law enforcement officials. Mateen is a U.S. citizen; his parents are from Afghanistan, CBS News reports. FBI Agent Ron Hopper told reporters Mateen may…

Judge To Release NAU Shooting Suspect Until Trial

A judge ruled 19-year-old Steven Jones, suspect in fatal Northern Arizona University shooting last October, can be released to parents, with conditions, as he awaits trial set for April 2017. The grand-jury indictment said Jones acted with premeditation while Jones has pleaded not guilty, telling police he acted in self-defense.

Couple Kills 14 People, Injures 17 in California Mass Shooting [VIDEO]

A couple who died in a hail of bullets after allegedly killing 14 people during a Christmas party at a state-run center for people with developmental disabilities left their six-month-old daughter with her grandmother before the onslaught. U.S.-born Syed Rizwan Farook, 28, and wife Tashfeen Malik, 27, were killed in a shootout with police more…

‘Active Shooter’ Situation Reported In San Bernardino, Calif.

BREAKING NEWS: Police and medical units are responding to reports of an active shooter in San Bernardino, Calif. Watch the LIVE NEWS STREAM HERE The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department posted on its Twitter account that there is an “active shooter in the area of Orange Show Rd/ Waterman Ave near Park center.” The department…

Professor Shot & Killed At Univ. In Mississippi [VIDEO]

A Delta State history professor was shot and killed Monday, police said, and the campus remains on lockdown. Sources say the man killed was Ethan Schmidt, who taught a variety of American History courses and focused on conflict between Native Americans and European colonists. The shooter remains at large.

Killer Released POV Video of Shooting on Twitter [VIDEO]

Bryce Williams disturbing POV shooting. WE HAVE REMOVED THE VIDEO DUE TO REQUESTS FROM OUR USERS and out of respect for those killed. WATCH LIVE COVERAGE CLICK HERE The suspect believed to have shot a reporter and cameraman to death on live television and posted video of it to social media was described Wednesday as…

Chattanooga Shooting 4 Marines Killed in Tennessee ‘ISIS’ Attack [VIDEO]

Four U.S. Marines were killed and three others injured Thursday when a gunman attacked two U.S. military recruiting centers in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The FBI has identified the gunman as as Mohammad Youssuf Abdulazeez, a 24-year-old native of Hixon, Tennessee. He is the son of Youssuf Abdulazeez, a 57-year-old originally from the Middle East. The Abdulazeez…

Gardena Police Shooting VIDEO Released

Following a judge’s order, police in Gardena, Calif. have released video footage of an officer fatally shooting an unarmed man in 2013. The dash cam video shows the officer shouting “Put your hands up!” at three unarmed men. Two men keep their hands up the entire time, while one lowers them several times and removes…

6 Shot, 2 Killed at Brooklyn Funeral [VIDEO]

Six people were shot and two were killed Monday outside a New York City church where a funeral was in progress. Police said gunfire broke out near the Emmanuel Church of God in Brooklyn during a funeral procession for an unidentified 38-year-old man. Four victims were taken to the hospital and are expected to recover,…

Michael Brown’s Family to Sue Ferguson [VIDEO]

Michael Brown’s family is planning to file a wrongful-death lawsuit against the city of Ferguson on Thursday, according to their attorneys. The family and attorneys are set to announce the suit at a press conference at 10:30 a.m. outside the St. Louis County Courthouse in Clayton, Missouri. Brown was shot and killed by former Ferguson…

US Census Bureau Guard Killed in Chase [VIDEO]

A guard was killed after a gunman opened fire at the U.S. Census Bureau in Suitland, Maryland on Thursday. The incident began with a domestic abduction in Northeast Washington. Police said a man forced a woman into a car and they were seen arguing outside the Census Bureau headquarters before the guard, Lawrence Buckner, approached…

Cop Shoots Unarmed Black Man Multiple Times in the Back [VIDEO]

Click Here to WATCH THE INTERVIEW WITH THE DOMINICAN HERO WHO FILMED THIS VIDEO Michael T. Slager, 33 was charged with murder on Tuesday after a video surfaced showing him shooting and killing an unarmed black man, Walter L. Scott in the back while he ran away. HE said he feared for his life because…

Walter Scott’s Brother Asks for Calm [VIDEO]

Walter Scott’s brother, the man killed Saturday by a South Carolina police officer, said yesterday that he hopes his brother’s death will serve to prevent other similar incidents. “I hope they use better judgment and have better training,” said Anthony Scott. “Everybody keeps saying that he ran, but after being tasered, I would have probably…

Ferguson Court May Not Release Evidence

A St. Louis County Circuit Court official said Sunday there is no guarantee that grand jury evidence in Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson’s case will be made public in the wake of a decision. Prosecuting attorney Robert McCulloch vowed to seek a court order to release the evidence if Wilson is not charged in the…

South Africa Soccer Captain Killed

Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa was shot dead in Johannesburg, the SA Football Association confirmed on Sunday. Details surrounding the shooting have not yet been released. The 27-year-old most recently captained the Pirates in a 4-1 win against Ajax Cape Town on Saturday night.

Canada’s PM: ‘Terrorist’ murdered soldier ‘in cold blood’ [VIDEO]

First a soldier guarding a hallowed war memorial was gunned down in Canada’s capital. Then shots erupted in the halls of the country’s Parliament minutes later. The two shootings in Ottawa Wednesday left lawmakers barricaded inside offices and parts of the city on lockdown for hours as police searched for suspects. Ottawa Police lifted the…

1 shot at war memorial near Canada’s Parliament

One person was shot Wednesday morning at a war memorial near Canada’s Parliament in Ottawa, police there said, amid media reports that gunfire also was heard in Parliament. The Canadian Broadcasting Corp. reported that a soldier who was standing guard at the memorial was shot. Gunfire also was heard inside the halls of Parliament, CNN…

[VIDEO] Ex SC State Trooper Charged Over Traffic Stop Shooting

Officials have released stunning dash camera video that they say shows a state trooper shooting an unarmed driver for an alleged seatbelt violation at a gas station. A South Carolina state trooper who was fired after being captured on video shooting an unarmed driver during a routine traffic stop was arrested on Wednesday. Lance Corporal…

[VIDEO] Powell Shooting Video Released by St. Louis Police

Warning this video shows the St.Louis police shooting Powell. St. Louis police have released a video of this week’s fatal shooting of Kajieme Powell, just 2 miles from Ferguson, the site of protests over the police shooting of black teenager Michael Brown. ​ The video, taken by a witness on a mobile phone in North…

Watch Now > John Oliver: Ferguson vs Police [VIDEO]

Last Week Tonight With John Oliver: Ferguson & Police [VIDEO] In the wake of Michael Brown’s shooting, Last Week Tonight looks at the racial profiling from some of Ferguson’s law enforcement officers and politicians, as well as the unnecessary militarization of U.S. police.