Friday, July 19, 2019

Shooting suspect watched officers on cameras as he fired

SACRAMENTO - For hours, the barrage of gunfire just wouldn't stop.  Sacramento police Officer Tara O'Sullivan lay on the ground bleeding as gunshots echoed and her colleagues tried to get to her. The suspect fired incessantly, preventing officers from reaching her for at least 45 minutes, authorities said. (CNN)
  • Sacramento cop fatally shot in ambush
  • 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)

    Four wounded after shooting at Raptors celebration parade

    TORONTO - There were multiple reports of gunshots and stampeding at around 3:45 p.m. as hundreds of thousands of people were jammed into the square for a rally celebrating the team’s NBA Championship win.(CP 24)
  • 4 people shot during Raptors rally at Nathan Phillips Square
  • Costco shooting in Corona leaves one dead, three wounded

    One man has died and three other people were injured Friday evening in a shooting inside a crowded Costco store in Corona, police said. Officers responded to a report of gunshots about 7:45 p.m. and entered the store to find four people injured, Corona police said. (Los Angeles Times)

    Alleged shooter arrested in $8,000 plot to kill ex-Red Sox star David Ortiz

    SANTA DOMINGO - The alleged shooter of David Ortiz has been arrested along with four others in a group offered nearly $8,000 to kill the former Boston Red Sox star at a Dominican Republic bar, authorities said on Wednesday. (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)

    Former Red Sox star David ‘Big Papi’ Ortiz shot in the Dominican Republic

    SANTO DOMINGO - Former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz is recovering from surgery after being shot Sunday at a club in his native Dominican Republic, according to police. Ortiz was shot in the back by a motorcyclist who approached Ortiz at the Dial Discotheque in Santo Domingo, said Felix Durán Mejia, a spokesman for the Dominican National Police. (CNN)
  • David Ortiz told doctors: 'Please don't let me die, I am a good man'
  • Toronto cop killer seeks parole

    In less than three weeks, the parents of Toronto Police Const. Todd Baylis will travel to Abbotsford, B.C. for the parole hearing of Clinton Junior Gayle — the convicted crack-dealer and illegal immigrant sentenced to life in prison for the 1994 shootings that claimed their firstborn and nearly killed his partner, Michael Leone. (Toronto Sun)

    Musician shot dead in ByWard Market

    OTTAWA - A father coming to the rescue of his teenage daughter in the ByWard Market was shot dead Friday night just hours after the man and his friends learned their hip-hop group had landed a mainstream radio campaign. (Ottawa Citizen)

    Quebec man dies after being shot in St. Maarten robbery

    Global Affairs Canada has confirmed a Quebec man was shot and killed during a robbery in St. Maarten in the Caribbean. Sylvain Valade, 48, died in hospital Friday night. Local police said Valade and his daughter were attacked by a stranger Wednesday night in the Beacon Hill area. They said there was a brief struggle and Valade was shot. (CBC)