Sunday, February 25, 2024

Multiple people wounded, including 12-year-old boy in North York shooting

A 12-year-old boy and three other teenagers were rushed to hospital after a shooting in North York Saturday afternoon. Emergency crews were called to Jane Street and Stong Court, north of Finch Avenue West, at around 2:22 p.m. following reports of shots fired. (CP24)

Three dead, one wounded near Qualicum Beach in targeted shooting

VICTORIA - Vancouver Island’s major crime unit is investigating after three bodies were found, two of them in a burned-out travel trailer, at the end of a logging road near Whiskey Creek on Sunday. One survivor, a man suffering from gunshot wounds, was airlifted to hospital in critical condition. Police are describing the killings as targeted. (The Province)

Violence erupts in Vancouver, WA. after fatal officer involved shooting

A police killing of an armed black man in Washington state touched off a violent showdown between Black Lives Matter and Antifa followers that raged until the early hours of Saturday. (New York Post)

‘Ambushed’: Two New Orleans police officers shot in French Quarter

A man riding in the back of a pedicab shot a New Orleans Police Department officer in the face in the French Quarter late Friday afternoon, as revellers began descending on the neighborhood to celebrate Halloween this weekend. (NOLA.com)

Man dead after Danforth Village shooting, three in custody

A man has died after a shooting in the Danforth Village neighbourhood in Toronto, police said on Sunday night. Officers were called to the area of Victoria Park and Danforth avenues around 5:40 p.m. after several callers reported multiple gunshots heard in the area. (CBC)

‘They end up shooting whoever’: gun mayhem hits NYC projects

Bullets fly all over New York City — cops count a 92% increase in shootings this year — and in the worst-hit area of all, Marvada Barthelemy raises the son of one of the dead and wonders why no one can stop the carnage. (New York Daily News)

Girl, 3, shot inside home on Chicago’s south side

A 3-year-old girl was shot Saturday in Calumet Heights on the South Side. About 3:10 p.m., a woman told officers she was inside a home in the 1300 block of East 89th Street when she heard gunshots and found a 3-year-old girl with a gunshot wound in her left wrist, Chicago police said. (Chicago Sun-Times)

7 shot, 1 dead in violent overnight shootings in NYC

A man was killed and six others shot in another violent night across the Big Apple, police said. Staten Island was the only borough spared bloody gunplay. (New York Post)

HPD sergeant killed, another wounded in shooting in southwest Houston

HOUSTON, Texas - One of two Houston police officers has died after they were shot at an apartment complex Tuesday morning in southwest Houston, HPD Chief Art Acevedo said. The officer killed has been identified as Sgt. Harold Preston, a 41-year veteran of the department. He was preparing to retire this year. (ABC13 Houston)

14-year-old among 33 shot, 7 fatally in Chicago this weekend

Seven people were killed and 26 others were injured in shootings across Chicago over the weekend. One teenager is among the dead, while three other teens were wounded between 5 p.m. Friday and 5 a.m. Monday. (Chicago Sun-Times)

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