Tag: Shootings

Video Purportedly Shows Police Killing San Francisco Man [VIDEO]

San Francisco police confirmed Wednesday night a man was killed in an officer-involved shooting in the Bayview area. San Francisco Police Chief Gregory Suhr said a man, who matched a description of a suspect who stabbed someone in the area around the same time, was holding a knife when he was shot and killed by…

The Political Motivations Of The Planned Parenthood Shooter

Robert Lewis Dear killed three people and injured 9 others at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs. Little was known about Dear or his motivations until now. Saturday evening NBC News and the Washington Post reported that, after the shooting, Dear told law enforcement officials “no more baby parts.” The phrase clearly references a…

Cops Shot in Planned Parenthood Standoff [VIDEO]

Watch Live This Ongoing Breaking Event Here Multiple outlets have reported a shootout at a Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood between police and a shooter barricaded inside. At least two officers were wounded, one in the hand, according to reports citing police scanner traffic. Police are now searching for the suspect and the public is advised…

16 Injured in New Orleans Park Shooting [VIDEO]

According to New Orleans police, 16 people were injured after gunfire broke out at the Bunny Friend Playground in the city’s Ninth Ward. An impromptu music video was being filmed at the park, and officers were already on their way to break up the crowd when gunfire broke out. Police believe multiple suspects fired into…

1 Dead in Penn Station Shooting [VIDEO]

At least one person is dead and two others injured in a shooting at New York’s Penn Station Monday morning. Initial reports say the shooting may have started inside one of New York’s busiest transit hubs before going out into the street. The incident occurred around 6 a.m.

NYPD Officer Shot in the Head, Dies [VIDEO]

A New York police officer died Tuesday night after he was shot in the head in East Harlem. Officer Randolph Holder, 33, was responding to reports of gunshots with other officers assigned to patrol public housing when they encountered a man riding a bike. The suspect exchanged fire with the officers and struck Randolph in…

Deadly Attack At Israel Bus Station [VIDEO]

An Israeli hospital speaker said an Eritrean migrant, who was mistaken as an attacker during a bus-station shooting, died of his wounds late Sunday. Officials said an Israeli soldier was also killed during the shooting at the central bus station in Beersheba that left at least six people wounded. Some reports say as many as…

Zombicon Shooter Still at Large [VIDEO]

The suspect in a deadly shooting Saturday night at the Zombicon event in Fort Myers, Florida, is still at large. Four victims were hospitalized for their injuries, and one man was killed. The annual event draws about 20,000 people. Police say they have no suspects in the incident.

Arizona College Shooting: 4 Hit, 1 Dead [VIDEO]

One student was killed and three others were wounded during a shooting at Northern Arizona University early Friday morning. The incident, which occurred at the university’s Flagstaff campus, was quickly stabilized, and the shooter is in custody. The shooting took place at the Mountain View dormitory, which reportedly houses many students affiliated with the school’s…

Sheriff Refuses to Identify Shooter [VIDEO]

Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin told reporters late Thursday he refuses name the gunman behind the shooting rampage at Oregon’s Umpqua Community College that left 10 people dead and seven others injured. “I will not give him the credit he probably sought prior to this horrific act of cowardice,” Hanlin said. “You will never hear…

10 Dead In Shootings At College In Oregon [VIDEO]

10 people are dead after a shooting incident at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Ore., according to the Oregon State Police. More than 20 other people are reported to be injured. A school official says shots were fired at Snyder Hall around 10:30 a.m. The official said the school was locked down. People are being…

Police Release Ferguson Shooting VIDEO

Ferguson authorities released new surveillance footage on Tuesday purporting to show a teenager pulling a gun from his wasitband just before he was shot and critically injured by plainclothes officers. The St. Louis County Police Department identified the person in the footage as 18-year-old Tyrone Harris Jr., who was shot after he allegedly opened fire…

Three Dead, Seven Injured in Lafayette Movie Theater Shooting [VIDEO]

The shooter in Thursday night’s attack inside a Louisiana movie theater have been identified as 58-year-old John Russell Houser. Authorities say the man is from Alabama and had been staying at a local hotel recently. They described him as a “drifter” who had disguises in his car. They say he appears to have been armed…

Aurora theater shooting case is now in the hands of 12 jurors [VIDEO]

The prosecutor rose to his feet, and it began, four final hours of argument over justice for one of the worst mass shootings in American history. Arapahoe County District Attorney George Brauchler stood before jurors Tuesday afternoon and drew in a deep breath. “Three years ago next Monday morning,” he started quietly. “Four hundred people…

Mexican Ex-Con Says He Killed American on Accident [VIDEO]

The man accused of fatally shooting a 32-year-old woman at San Francisco’s popular Pier 14 admitted he did it in a Sunday interview with ABC7 . Francisco Sanchez, who authorities said had been deported to his native Mexico five times and had seven prior felony convictions, claimed he found the gun wrapped in a t-shirt…

CAPTURED: Church shooting suspect Dylann Storm Roof in Custody

The FBI has named Dylann Storm Roof, 21, of Columbia, South Carolina as the suspected killer of nine people at a black church in Charleston. Roof was previously arrested on April 26 for a trespassing arrest and was awaiting moderation. THIS IS A LIVE BREAKING EVENT YOU CAN WATCH HERE

Shots Fired Into A Memphis, Tenn., Church On Pendleton Street

Shots were fired into Saint Matthew Missionary Baptist church in the 2000 block of Pendleton during choir rehearsal. Officers were told that one of the pastors of the church noticed a bullet hole in the front door of the building. It is unknown when the shots were fired. No one was present the time of…

Gunman Left Woman Alive to Tell What Happened [VIDEO]

The gunman who killed nine people during a Bible study meeting at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, gave chilling instructions to at least one survivor. He reportedly told the woman, who has not been identified, that she was allowed to live so that she can tell everyone else what happened, according…

9 Dead Shooting in S.C. Charleston Church – Gunman Loose [VIDEO]

A shooter opened fire on Wednesday at a church in Charleston South Carolina, killing 9 people, and was still at large, a police official said. Charleston Police Department spokesman Charles Francis said the shooting occurred at the Emanuel AME Church around 9 p.m. local time. He said police were still searching for a suspect, and…

Baby Shot In Head And Killed By 3-Year-Old [VIDEO]

A 1-year-old boy died Sunday afternoon after being shot in the head by a 3-year-old boy—who had picked up an unattended firearm and it went off. Cleveland Police said they were investigating where the gun came from and that the person who brought it into the East Side house and left it unattended is likely…

Al Sharpton Praises S.C. Shooting Response [VIDEO]

Al Sharpton has praised the swift response of North Charleston Mayor Keith Summey to last week’s police shooting of Walter Scott, an unarmed black man. In a sermon in South Carolina Sunday, Sharpton said: “It’s not about black and white. It’s about right and wrong… What this mayor did is what we’ve been asking mayors…

VIDEO Shows Cop Shooting Man ‘Accidentaly’ Mistakes Taser With Gun

At the urging of the victim’s family, police in Tulsa, Oklahoma have released a video of an officer fatally shooting a man. Forty-four-year-old Eric Courtney Harris reportedly tried to sell a semi-automatic pistol and ammunition to undercover cops. Hidden camera footage shows Harris sitting in a car, holding a black bag and talking to someone…

Walter Scott Had Bench Warrant for His Arrest [VIDEO]

Walter Scott owed more than $18,000 in child-support payments and had a bench warrant for his arrest when he was fatally shot by a South Carolina police officer. Scott’s parents said in an interview that they believe their son fled from the officer, Michael Slager, because he owed back child-support payments and did not want…

Shooting Outside NSA Headquarters Fort Meade 1 Dead [VIDEO]

Someone had opened fire at the entrance of Fort Meade where the National Security Agency (NSA) headquarters are located. Reports said one man was killed, and it is possible it was the gunmen. According to Fox, a driver of a vehicle tried to ram Fort Meade’s gate Monday morning, resulting in a shooting, authorities say.

LAPD Police Kill Unarmed Man – Shooting Caught on VIDEO

A video posted online captured a group of Los Angeles police officers in a confrontation with a man who they shot and killed on Sunday. Posted on Facebook, the video shows officers struggling with the man on a littered sidewalk before they open fire. Cmdr. Andrew Smith said the man “began fighting and physically resisting…

Nine Dead, Including Gunman, After Missouri Shooting Spree [VIDEO]

Seven people were dead in a shooting spree in and around the rural Missouri community of Tyrone, police said Friday. An eighth person at one of the crime scenes was also found dead, apparently of natural causes, said Texas County authorities. In addition, the suspect, believed to be a 36-year-old male, was found dead of…

Monroeville Mall Shooting Leaves 3 Injured [VIDEO]

Three people were wounded by gunfire outside a Macy’s department store in a shopping mall outside of Pittsburgh on Saturday night, an FBI official said. The three victims, two men and a woman, were transported to Forbes Hospital, where one person was listed in stable condition. The other two were listed in critical condition. Their…

Aurora Movie Theater Shooting Trial To Begin Tuesday [VIDEO]

James Holmes’s trial, accused of killing 12 people and injuring 70 others at an Aurora, Colorado, movie theater, starts Tuesday with jury selection. On July 20, 2012, authorities said the neuroscience graduate student snuck into a midnight showing of The Dark Knight Rises with a shotgun, rifle, and handgun and began firing into the packed…

Jury Selection to Begin in Murder Trial of Ex-NFLer Hernandez [VIDEO]

Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is due in court on Friday for the first of two murder trials he faces this year, this one for the fatal shooting of an acquaintance near his home in southern Massachusetts. Hernandez, 25, is charged with summoning Odin Lloyd to his home late one night in June…