Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Man critical after Jane-Finch shooting

TORONTO - A man believed to be in his 20s has been transported to a trauma centre in life-threatening condition following a shooting outside of a Toronto Public Library in the city’s Jane and Finch neighbourhood. (CP 24)

Florida hot yoga shooter was a serial groper

TALLAHASSEE - With a heart full of hate and gun packed with bullets Scott Paul Beierle would have his vengeance. Against whom, at this time, no one appears to be sure. (Toronto Sun)

Girl, 7, fatally shot in Houston Walmart drive-by

HOUSTON - A man in a pickup truck pulled up next to a car that was leaving a Houston-area Walmart parking lot and started shooting, killing a 7-year-old girl inside the car and wounding the girl's mother, authorities said Sunday.(NBC News)

Police searching for suspects after shoot-out between two groups at Weston plaza

TORONTO - Police are searching for suspects after a gunfight between two groups of males at a North York plaza led to a head-on collision. Police were called to Jane Street, south of Highway 400, just after 11:15 a.m. for a report of shots fired.(CP24)

Canada Day shooting in North York

TORONTO - Police are searching for two cars they believe are connected to a late-afternoon shooting in North York that sent a man fighting for his life to hospital. (Toronto Sun)

At least 10 shot, four dead, at Fresno football watch party

A group of family and friends were gathered in a backyard Sunday to watch a football game when a gunman walked up and began shooting, killing four young men and wounding six others, police in Fresno, California, said. (CNN)

‘There was no rhyme or reason to this:’ Grieving father waiting for answers

Dan Jenkins grieved for his daughter and son-in-law but also for their kindly neighbour who likely lost his life trying to save them. “Tom Bagley, what a lovely man he was, he was such a good friend to them,” said Jenkins in a quiet, faltering voice. “Tom was out for his morning walk and he probably saw the fire and he was just trying to help. That lovely man, he was so considerate and thoughtful.” (Halifax Chronicle Herald)
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  • 17-year-old wanted for string of shootings in Toronto

    Investigators have been granted judicial permission to identify 17-year-old Juray Dixon who is wanted for multiple shootings in August and September. (Toronto Sun)

    Police arrest, charge suspect in LSU basketball player shooting

    BATON ROUGE - Dyteon Simpson, 20, was charged with second-degree murder on Saturday, one day after Sims was pronounced dead at a local hospital. Simpson admitted that he “intentionally” shot Sims. (Yahoo Sports)

    Man killed, woman wounded in downtown Toronto shooting

    TORONTO - A man was killed and a woman was injured in a double shooting downtown overnight on Wednesday, according to Toronto police. (CBC)