Saturday, April 13, 2024

Illinois Police Chief praises canceled carry holder who fired at suspect after officer shot

CICERO, Illinois - Cicero's top cop is praising the actions of a concealed gun holder who opened fire on a suspect who had shot one of the town's officers after a traffic stop on the Stevenson Expressway during evening rush hour Thursday. (Officer.com)

Man who shot 10-month-old ‘had no remorse’

FRESNO - Fayth Percy has had surgery to remove bullet fragments from her brain and is in a critical but stable condition. Police say Marcos Echartea shot Fayth through a car window on Sunday outside a family party as her mum Deziree Menagh was trying to get away. The suspect "didn't even seem to care", Fresno police chief Jerry Dyer said. (BBC)

Disturbance sends three to hospital, SIU investigating police shooting

SMITHVILLE, Ont. - One person has a "serious" injury and two others have "critical" injuries after a disturbance in Smithville, Ont. led to a police-involved shooting, Niagara police and Ontario's Special Investigations Unit say. (CBC)

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)

High profile gangster Gary Kang gunned down inside parents’ house

A high-profile Lower Mainland gangster was shot to death early Wednesday inside his parents’ South Surrey home. Gary Kang, 24, was gunned down about 5 a.m. at the home in the 16000-block of 30th Avenue in the Morgan Creek area of Surrey. (The Province)

‘An absolutely tragic case:’ NYPD detective killed by friendly fire

NEW YORK - A New York City police detective was shot and killed by friendly fire Tuesday night as officers confronted a robbery suspect who turned out to be armed with a replica handgun, Commissioner James O’Neill said. (National Post)

Woman shot dead on Scarborough sidewalk

TORONTO - A woman was gunned down on a Scarborough sidewalk and two men were hospitalized in separate incidents of violence in the GTA overnight. (Toronto Sun)

Nova Scotia gunman drove across field, spent 6 hours hiding from police

The Nova Scotia gunman who killed 22 people in one of Canada's worst mass shootings evaded police for nearly 13 hours by driving through a field, spending the night in an industrial area and changing his clothes and vehicles several times. (CBC)
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  • At least 12 shot overnight in NYC, 2 fatally in the Bronx

    At least 12 people were shot across New York City early Friday, including two fatally in the Bronx, police said. Three people were shot at about 2 a.m. on East 179th Street in the Bronx, including a 60-year-old man shot in the chest who was pronounced dead at the scene. (New York Post)

    Acquitted of murder in May, now shot in chest and charged with attempted murder

    TORONTO - A Toronto man recently acquitted of murder is recovering in hospital from a gunshot wound and facing attempted murder and firearms charges following a shooting inside a west-end apartment. (Toronto Star)

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