Thursday, May 13, 2021

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)

Teen arrested after 12 hour standoff with police charged with attempted murder

WINNIPEG - A boy, 15, has been charged with attempted murder and several other young men are facing charges including armed robbery following their arrest after an unrelated 12-hour standoff with police in Gilbert Park on Friday. (CBC)

North Vancouver shooting victim identified

Homicide detectives have identified the victim of a targeted shooting in North Vancouver on Tuesday as 32-year-old Ngoc Mai (Anita) Nguyen. She is not expected to survive they say. (The Province)

At least 4 killed in shooting in Australian city of Darwin

MELBOURNE, Australia - A gunman was arrested after killing at least four people and wounding several others Tuesday in the northern Australian city of Darwin, officials and media said. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said a suspect was in custody and the incident was not terrorism related. (CTV)
  • At least 4 dead, multiple crime scenes in Darwin rampage
  • 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)

    Three officers shot in Cedar Park, Texas, suspect barricaded with hostages

    Police in Texas say three officers have been shot and wounded injured in a shooting in Cedar Park, 20 miles outside downtown Austin. The suspect is barricaded inside a home and the situation remains active. 'At this time we can confirm three Cedar Park Police Officers have been shot,' the force tweeted at around 5:20pm local time. (Daily Mail)

    Suspect in Denver shooting not a licensed security guard as first reported

    The private security guard who has been jailed on suspicion of first-degree murderstemming from a deadly shooting on Saturday in Denver during dueling protests was reportedly not properly licensed to work in the position.(Fox News)

    Pittsburgh Synagogue shooter faces 44 charges including hate crimes

    PITTSBURGH - The suspect in the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre was indicted by a federal grand jury Wednesday, four days after 11 people were killed and six wounded in the deadliest attack on Jews in U.S. history. (CBC)

    SIU probe fatal OPP shooting in Collingwood

    Ontario’s police watchdog is investigating after a provincial police officer fatally shot a man in Collingwood. The Special Investigations Unit says Ontario Provincial Police officers responded Wednesday to a report of a man barricaded in a home armed with a gun.(Toronto Sun)

    Sailor at Pearl Harbor kills two civilians before turning the gun on himself

    A sailor opened fire at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard in Hawaii on Wednesday, killing at least two civilians before he turned the gun on himself, Fox News has learned. The shooting took place near the USS Columbia, a Los Angeles-class attack submarine. The shooter was an active-duty U.S. Navy petty officer attached to the submarine, according to a Navy official. (Fox News)