Friday, June 5, 2020

New York golf pro and his teacher girlfriend are killed in Mexico after gunmen fired 20 bullets into their jeep during intense fighting between drug cartels

A couple who were killed when their Jeep was shot up during a gun battle in Mexico on Monday have been identified as a golf pro from New York state and his teacher girlfriend. (Daily Mail)

Nova Scotia mass killing began with attack on girlfriend

HALIFAX — A source close to the investigation says a killer’s murderous rampage across Nova Scotia began with him attacking and binding his girlfriend, and that she managed to escape and eventually give crucial details to police.(Toronto Sun)
  • How Nova Scotia gunman's deadly rampage unfolded
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    Chilling video emerges of Nova Scotia shooting suspect

    From a surveillance video of Gabriel Wortman taken just an hour before he was killed, you would not only never know he wasn’t a police officer, but also of all the death, fire and chaos he had just caused. (Toronto Sun)

    ‘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)
  • An unspeakable tragedy in perilous times
  • ‘In excess of ten people killed’ including an RCMP officer in shooting rampage

    RCMP say one of their own is included among at least 10 victims of shooting rampage in rural Nova Scotia this weekend. At a news conference Sunday evening, RCMP Commanding Officer Lee Bergerman confirmed Cst. Heidi Stevenson, a 23-year member of the force, died while responding to an active shooter incident earlier today. "Heidi answered the call of duty and lost her life while protecting those she served," said Bergerman. (Halifax Today)

    Man dead after shooting in Hillcrest area of Toronto

    TORONTO - A 35-year-old man is dead after multiple shots were fired in the city’s west-end. Shots rang out around 9 p.m. in the parking lot behind a residential building near St. Clair Ave. W. and Winona Dr. — near Oakwood Ave. — Wednesday night. When police arrived, the victim was found with multiple gunshot wounds. (Toronto Sun)

    Phoenix police commander shot and killed, two other officers wounded

    PHOENIX - The Phoenix Police Department announced the passing of one of their own after three of their officers were shot Sunday. Two of the other officers are expected to recover. (Fox10)

    Springfield officer among 4 killed by active shooter

    Springfield Police Chief Paul Williams said one of his officers is among four people who were killed by an active shooter late Sunday night at the Kum & Go on Chestnut Expressway near Highway 65. Williams said two others, including another officer, were shot but still alive. (Springfield News Leader)

    Woman, 38, killed in Agincourt double shooting

    A 38-year-old woman — one of two women shot in Agincourt on Friday — has been identified as the city’s latest murder victim. Toronto Police say officers responded to an “unknown trouble” call at a home on Murray Ave., near Brimley Rd. and Sheppard Ave. E., just before 10 a.m. (Toronto Sun)

    Two dead, 2 injured in early morning shooting in Hamilton

    A man and woman are dead, police say, after an early morning shooting in Hamilton. Hamilton Police said they are investigating a multiple shooting at Sam's Hotel and Tavern on Barton Street East. (CBC)