Sunday, February 25, 2024

Toronto rings in New Year with fights, stabbings, shooting

TORONTO - It was a violent start to the New Year in Toronto with at least a half dozen serious assaults. Toronto Police say one man is in critical condition after a fight in the Queen and Bathurst Sts. area around 12:35 a.m. (Toronto Sun)

Two accused in west end shootout share violent criminal pasts

TORONTO - Two suspects in a shocking west end shootout, Nathaniel “Jeezy” Grant and Cosmo James, have violent criminal records and have already spent time in federal prisons. (Toronto Sun)

Triple shooting near Queen St. and Ossington

TORONTO - Three people were rushed to hospital with apparent gunshot wounds after a shooting in the city’s West Queen West neighbourhood early Monday morning. (CP 24)

Suspect in shooting of Alabama sheriff is the son of a deputy sheriff

The 18-year-old suspect arrested in the shooting death of Alabama sheriff "Big John" Williams is the son of a Montgomery County sheriff's deputy, the county sheriff's department told media. (CNN)

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)

Over a dozen shot, two killed as NYC gun violence rages

More than a dozen people were shot in the Big Apple over the Saturday and Sunday, including two fatally, as the yearlong spike in gunplay continued. (New York Post)

Man gunned down near York University

TORONTO - Homicide detectives are investigating the city’s 82nd murder after shots rang out near York University Tuesday night. (Toronto Sun)

Fatal shooting is Toronto’s 90th murder of the year

A man believed to be in his 30s has been killed after multiple gunshots were heard in Scarborough.Police were called to the scene at Lawrence Avenue and Kingston Road just after 1:30 p.m. Sunday.

Surrey murder victim survived earlier shooting in Richmond

VANCOUVER - In December, Bikramjit (Bicky) Khakh was with his associate when the other man was shot at Lansdowne Mall. Khakh wasn’t injured, but the other man, Harb Dhaliwal, suffered serious injuries during the Dec. 21 attack in Richmond. (Vancouver Sun)
  • One dead, vehicle torched in Surrey
  • Man hanging out car window fires gun with officers in pursuit

    LOS ANGELES - A passenger appeared to slip his upper body out the window of a moving car, assume a shooting posture and open fire indiscriminately with a large gun as authorities pursued him Friday on Los Angeles-area streets and at least one freeway. (NBC News)