Thursday, October 17, 2019

Outrage over sentence given to man who shot at police

TORONTO - It turns out shooting at police officers to avoid arrest is not necessarily attempted murder. Nor will it automatically result in serious prison time. (Toronto Sun)

Two brothers charged in shooting of dad in front of his kids in road rage incident

ST. LOUIS - Two brothers have been charged in connection with the shooting of a man in front of his four children in an alleged road rage incident in St. Louis County, Missouri. (NBC)

Montgomery County police officer shot, killed on parkade roof

A police officer in Maryland died Monday morning after he was discovered shot in a parking garage just outside the nation's capital, officials said. The Montgomery County Police Department said the incident happened just before 9 a.m. in downtown Silver Spring, north of Washington, D.C., after the officer was investigating the report of a "disorderly subject." (Fox News)

Man fatally shot in Rexdale

TORONTO - A man gunned down early Thanksgiving Monday in Rexdale has died. Toronto Police were called around 12:30 a.m. to Orpington Cres., in the Finch Ave. W. and Albion Rd. area, for reports of 10 gunshots fired. (Toronto Sun)

Multiple people shot inside New Hampshire church

A male shooter is in police custody after multiple shots rang out inside a church in a southern New Hampshire town Saturday morning, according to several reports. There were no fatalities reported but two people — a man and a woman — were injured in the melee when a gunman opened fire during a wedding ceremony at the New England Pentecostal Church in Pelham, a town of 12,000 people, according to a local NBC affiliate. (New York Post)

4 dead, 3 seriously injured in Brooklyn club shooting

Four men were killed and three others seriously injured in a shooting on Utica Avenue in Brooklyn early Saturday, authorities said. The shooting unfolded just before 7 a.m. at what is believed to be an after hours club called Triple A Aces, a source said. (New York Post)

Officer shot, man arrested after standoff near Nelson

One RCMP officer has been shot and a man arrested at a remote cabin in Argenta. Kaslo RCMP said a lengthy standoff that began Thursday evening ended Friday afternoon with a 28-year-old man taken into custody without incident. (Nelson Star)

9 shot, 4 dead in K.C. Bar shooting

Four people were shot dead early Sunday by a gunman who blasted at least nine people in a Kansas City bar, officials said. (NY Post)

Two dead after shooting in Toronto’s northwest end

Three bullet holes could be seen in the window of a townhouse where a man said he’d been in the kitchen at the time of the shooting. One bullet ricocheted into the living room, he said. His wife and two children were also home at the time. (Toronto Sun)

‘Chaotic scene’ after downtown St. Catherines shooting injures six, two seriously

At least one suspect is still at large after six people were shot outside a St. Catharines nightclub early Sunday morning, including two with critical injuries. (The Standard)