Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Man dead in Scarborough shooting

TORONTO - A male victim, believed to be in his mid-20s, was found without vital signs and later pronounced dead on the scene, according to paramedics. (Toronto Star)

Teen arrested after 12 hour standoff with police charged with attempted murder

WINNIPEG - A boy, 15, has been charged with attempted murder and several other young men are facing charges including armed robbery following their arrest after an unrelated 12-hour standoff with police in Gilbert Park on Friday. (CBC)

Christmas night shooting in North Vancouver leaves a man dead

NORTH VANCOUVER - Rock Habib-Joumaa, a 25-year-old North Vancouver man, was shot and killed Dec. 25 in a parkade on the 600 block of Seylynn Crescent, just off Highway 1 near Fern Street, say homicide investigators. (Vancouver Sun)

North Vancouver shooting victim identified

Homicide detectives have identified the victim of a targeted shooting in North Vancouver on Tuesday as 32-year-old Ngoc Mai (Anita) Nguyen. She is not expected to survive they say. (The Province)

Dallas courthouse shooting, gunman fatally shot by police

DALLAS - A gunman clad in a mask, tactical gear and high-powered rifle opened fire outside a federal building in Dallas on Monday, causing alarm and panic but no injuries before the man was fatally shot by the police. (Washington Post)

Footage shows moment of failed assassination attempt of Hells Angel

VANCOUVER - Knowah Ferguson thought he stood to make a "quick and easy" $200,000. All he had to do was shoot Damion Ryan — a full-patch member of the Hells Angels gang twice his size — in the food court at Vancouver International Airport at lunchtime on a Friday afternoon, according to evidence at Ferguson's attempted murder trial. (CBC)
  • Hitman's first job was failed Hells Angel execution
  • At least three in critical condition after shooting at Chicago’s Mercy Hospital

    CHICAGO - Three people are in critical condition, including a police officer, after a shooting Monday afternoon at Chicago's Mercy Hospital, a Chicago Fire Department spokesman said. The suspect was also shot and is in critical condition, spokesman Walter Schroeder said. The suspect has been identified as a 32-year-old male, according to a Chicago police source. (CNN)
  • Two dead, officer injured after shooting at Mercy hospital
  • Chicago cop critical, gunman dead in shooting at Mercy Hospital
  • Midnight shooting leaves man, 69, dead in South Vancouver

    Zenen Cepeda Silva, a 69-year-old Vancouver man, was fatally shot late Saturday outside a home near Fraser Street and East 51 Avenue, say police. (Vancouver Sun)

    Shooting death at Ontario house party

    One person is dead following a shooting at a house party in Whitchurch-Stouffville. Just after 4 a.m. Friday, police were called to 6336 Bloomington Road E. for reports of a shooting.Once there, emergency crews located the victim shot in the head in an upstairs bedroom. (Toronto Sun)

    Fifth man accused in doorman’s murder may have fled to Iraq

    HAMILTON - Police have issued a warrant for the arrest of a former Hamilton man in connection with the 2016 murder of Vincenzo Lofaro outside a city nightclub. Police want Saim Miro, 24, who they say left the country before he could be arrested and is believed to be in Kurdistan in northern Iraq. He is wanted for first-degree murder. (The Spectator)