Sunday, February 25, 2024

Ryerson student shot dead in north Toronto driveway

TORONTO - A man appearing to be in his 20s was shot and killed in Toronto’s Downsview neighbourhood on Thursday afternoon, edging the city closer to a record year for homicides. The daytime shooting occurred around many potential witnesses, police said. However, investigators got only sparse descriptions of the two male suspects, saying the pair fled east in a grey vehicle. (Globe & Mail)
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  • Man, 23, wanted Canada-wide for shooting attempt murder

    MISSISSAUGA - A Canada-wide arrest warrant has been issued for a 23-year-old wanted for attempted murder in Mississauga. Peel police say earlier this month, on November 10, they were called to a report of shots fired in the area of Delmonte Crescent and Brandon Gate Drive. (City News)

    Employee being fired kills five co-workers, wounds five police officers

    AURORA, Ill. - A 15-year employee being fired from a suburban Chicago manufacturing company started shooting Friday, killing five co-workers and wounding five police officers before he was killed by police, authorities said. (National Post)

    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)
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  • High-profile Red Scorpion murdered in Aldergrove McDonald’s shooting

    VANCOUVER - Justin Lee Haevischer, 33, is believed to have been blasted by two different shooters outside the McDonald's at 264th Street and 56th Avenue about 8 p.m. (The Province)

    2 Honolulu police officers killed in shooting near Diamond Head

    HONOLULU, Hawaii  - In what the mayor called an “unprecedented tragedy,” two police officers were fatally shot Sunday, a third was injured and at least four homes in Diamond Head were destroyed by fire in a shocking series of events that all started with an attempted eviction. (HawaiiNewsNow)

    Protest erupts after police shoot knife wielding man in Lancaster, PA.

    Protesters poured onto the streets of Lancaster, Pennsylvania Sunday night calling for “justice” — for a man shot dead by police while charging at an officer with a knife. (New York Post)

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