Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Gunmen dressed as mariachi musicians kill 4, wound 9 in Mexico City

MEXICO CITY — Mexicans heading into the weekend’s Independence Day celebrations were jolted by a brazen shooting by men dressed as mariachi musicians who killed five people and wounded eight in Garibaldi Plaza, an iconic square in the capital where the bands serenade tourists. (Toronto Sun)

At least seven people shot during Halloween party at California nightclub

LOS ANGELES - At least seven people in Riverside, California, were shot during a Halloween party at a nightclub early Monday morning, police said.The shooting happened just after midnight (3 a.m. ET) at Sevilla Nightclub in Riverside during the club's "The First Purge" event based on the 2018 film where crime is made legal for 12 hours. (NBC)

Man linked to Hells Angels dies after St. Leonard shooting

MONTREAL - A 44-year-old man with reported links to the Hells Angels died of multiple bullet wounds Thursday night after being shot outside a gas station in St-Léonard earlier in the day, police said. (Montreal Gazette)
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  • Woman shot in Chilliwack identified by homicide detectives

    A woman shot in Chilliwack on Tuesday has been identified by homicide detectives as 42-year-old Christine Denham. (The Province)

    Man walking his dog shot and killed in Harlem

    NEW YORK - A Manhattan man walking his dog on a street near his Harlem apartment was shot in the leg by a gunman with a rifle and later died of the wound, law enforcement sources said. (New York Post)

    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)

    Second NYPD cop shooting just blocks from earlier Bronx assassination ambush

    An NYPD cop was shot in the arm by a gunman who walked into the 41st precinct stationhouse in the Bronx Sunday morning, less than twelve hours after an officer was shot two blocks away. (New York Daily News)

    Man dead in North York shooting

    TORONTO - A man believed to be in his 20s is dead after a shooting outside a North York community centre Monday evening. Emergency responders were called around 8 p.m. to Forest Manor Road, near the Don Mills Road and Sheppard Avenue East area, for the sound of multiple gunshots. (CBC News)

    Man dead of gunshot wounds after being found at scene of Mississauga crash

    MISSISSAUGA - Peel Regional Police are probing the death of a man found with a gunshot wound at the scene of a crash in Mississauga on Tuesday morning. (CP 24)

    Woman, 59, killed in home invasion, partner wounded

    EDMONTON - Homicide detectives are investigating the death of a 59-year-old woman after police were called to an alleged home invasion involving gunfire in northeast Edmonton. (Edmonton Journal)