Saturday, February 22, 2020

Surrey RCMP issue warning about victim of two targeted shootings

VANCOUVER - Thomas Gabriel Saul, a 35-year-old New Westminster resident, was targeted in an Aug. 21 shooting in Burnaby, and again this week in a shooting on Tuesday in Surrey's Fraser Heights area. (The Province)

Pittsburgh synagogue shooting leaves 11 dead, 6 wounded

PITTSBURGH - The suspected gunman behind Saturday’s shooting in a Pittsburgh synagogue, which left 11 people dead and six more injured, has been formally charged, prosecutors said. Robert Bowers, 46, was charged late Saturday with 29 federal counts of crimes of violence and firearms offenses after authorities say he carried out an anti-Semitic attack on Shabbat, the Jewish Sabbath. (Fox News)
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  • ASIRT rules officers justified in Calgary shoot-out

    CALGARY - A man who shot a Calgary police officer in a harrowing scene last March was high on methamphetamine and armed with a sawed-off rifle before taking his own life, a police watchdog report showed. (Calgary Herald)

    Bullets fly on the Danforth again, and in Toronto’s east end

    It was one violent Friday night and Saturday morning in Toronto. But the wild west shootout on The Danforth was a stark reminder of the horrific shooting rampage that happened in about the same location in Greektown nearly a year ago leaving two girls dead and 16 others wounded. (Toronto Sun)

    Judge jails Burnaby man 15 years for shooting two family members

    A 60-year-old Burnaby man will stay in jail for almost 12 more years for shooting his brother and sister-in-law with a shotgun at his mother’s house during a Mother’s Day visit two years ago. (Burnaby Now)

    Man, 22, dead after daylight Toronto shooting

    TORONTO - A 22-year-old man died Tuesday night from wounds inflicted during a shooting earlier in the day in Toronto’s Junction neighbourhood. Toronto Police were called to Perth and Randolph Aves. — in the Bloor St.-Lansdowne Ave. area — at about 3:30 p.m. (Toronto Sun)

    Daylight shooting in Brampton

    BRAMPTON - A daylight shooting in a residential area of Brampton has left a man believed to be in his 20s fighting for his life inside a trauma centre. (CP24)    

    At least five dead, 21 wounded by active shooter in West Texas

    Witness video has revealed the desperate police shootout that ended a mass shooting rampage in the neighboring cities of Midland and Odessa, Texas. The shooter, identified only as a white male in his mid 30s, was shot and killed by police in the parking lot of the Cinergy movie theater in Odessa on Saturday. At least five people were killed and 21 people were injured in the shooting rampage. (Daily Mail)
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  • Langley murder victim shot in front of his kids in Chuck E Cheese parking lot

    The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team said Thursday that 42-year-old Ravinder Singh Sandhu was found shot inside his vehicle with his two young children in the backseat around 9:30 p.m at the Langley Crossing Shopping Centre at 6339-200 Street. (The Province)

    9 people shot outside Trenton bar

    At least nine people were wounded early Saturday morning when gunfire was sprayed into a crowd of people outside a bar in Trenton, officials said. The police were notified of gunfire at about 12:25 a.m. Saturday outside the bar, Ramoneros Liquor and Bar on Brunswick Avenue. Officers who responded found several victims in and around the bar, the authorities said. (New York Times)